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Price: € 2.200,00
Black and dark red laquered house shrine (butsudan) in 2 sections.
With extensive gold lacquered handcarved wooden shrine elements; carvings of lotus flowers and chrysanthemum, outside phoenixes.
With nicely lacquered drawer fronts with mother of pearl inlaywork depicting a river, lotus flowers, birds and floral scenes.
When acquired new in Japan these shrine are extremely expensive to buy. Has all original hardware.A Butsudan, is a shrine commonly found in temples and homes in Japanese Buddhist cultures. A butsudan is either a defined, often ornate platform or simply a wooden cabinet sometimes crafted with doors that enclose and protect a Gohonzon or religious icon, typically a statue or painting of a Buddha or Bodhisattva, or a calligraphic mandala scroll (Wikipedia).
Size; H. ; 157 cm W. ; 63 cm D. ; 55 cm
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