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Date Made/Found: 1700s
Maker: Unknown
Material and Medium: Ivory, wood
Dimensions: Overall: 268 x 93 x 77mm (10 9/16 x 3 11/16 x 3 1/16in.)
Department: Decorative Art
Accession Number: 2007.250
These figures are part of a set of eight and each carries a different symbol of Buddhism. This one shows a vase, which can be a ceremonial jar for relics as well as symbol of perpetual harmony and a triumph over birth and death.
Display Location: In Store
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