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Portable Shrine of Miroku Bosatsu with Sacred Sanskrit Syllable

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
19th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Gold maki-e on black lacquer
Dimensions:
H. 1 in. (2.5 cm); Diam. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm)
Classification:
Lacquer
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.174a, b
Not on view
Howard Mansfield , New York (until 1936; sold to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Graceful Gestures: A Decade of Collecting Japanese Art," September 29, 2001–March 10, 2002.

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