Lacquered wooden zushi-shrine with Amida Buddha
Price: € 2.800,00
Exceptional dark red lacquered wooden zushi-shrine. Its black lacquered inside is elegantly decorated with a lotus pond with white and red lotus flowers and lotus leaves in gold maki-e lacquer.
With decorative metalwork on the outside.
The shrine has a black wooden Raikō Amida (Amitabha) with his left hand the vitarka-gesture or the raiko’in gesture of welcoming the souls of the departed to his Paradise (Jōdō or Sanskrit: Sukhavati).
The right hand in de giving varada-gesture pointing to the ground.
Amida is standing on a throne. One small piece of the phoenixhead is missing (see last picture) but overall in nice original condition with minor traces of age.
Amida Height : 24,7 cm; Including throne: 38 cm. Total height: 58,5 cm.
When shipped we will add certificate of authenticity.
Amida H. : 24,7 cm; including throne : H. : 38 cm.
Zushi H. : 58,5 cm; W. : 28 cm. D. : 20 cm.
Shipping and handling not included.