Small Buddhist travelling shrine
- Not on display
- Further information
Shrines like this one were popular in Japan because they were portable. People would use them for private devotions while travelling.
Asian Art Department, AGNSW, February 2012.
- Place of origin
- Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
- Ceremonial object
- lacquer; wood
- 6.5 x 3.2 x 2.0 cm
- Gift of Dr Peter Elliott 2012
- Accession number