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Object Number:
94-10-2.17
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Sino-Tibetan
Provenience:
China
Period:
Qing Dynasty
Date Made:
Qing Dynasty
Early Date:
1644
Late Date:
1912
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Wood
Cloth
Mother-of-Pearl
Technique:
Carved
Inlaid
Iconography:
Floral Pattern
Deities
Description:
Roof fits over top of shrine body, 2 holes cut in top panels. Center extends further front than sides. Carved wooden bud or whirlwind shaped knobs hang down from roof, 1 missing. Inlaid mother-of-peral flower design, and small pictures of gods located behind knobs.
Credit Line:
Gift of the Estate of Fred Maloof (Richard G. and Jennifer L. Maloof)

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