|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Period:||Edo Period (uncertain)|
Meiji Period (uncertain)
|Date Made:||18th Century - 19th Century|
|Outside Diameter:||7.94 cm|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Miss Lydia T. Morris, 1916|
Black lacquer portable shrine with chased bronze hinges and catch. Cylindrical shape with gold inside. The seated figure inside this shrine represents an emaciated Sakyamuni, the Historical Buddha, during his period of aceticism prior to his enlightenment.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Japan Gallery (21 Oct 2012 - 2018)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)||View Objects in Exhibition|
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