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19227

Antique Red Lacquer Home Shrine
Item No. 19227

19th - 20th Century, Buddhist, China
Wood
16" x 11.75" x 9"
( 40.64 x 29.845 x 22.86 cm)
(H x W x D)

This small red lacquered footed home shrine mirrors the form and style of larger full-sized furniture pieces with its pronounced taper, a commonly used device in classical Chinese furniture design to accentuate slenderness. it doors with inset panelling, decorative apron, drawer inside and original hardware. This shrine was probably used for placing images and other ritual objects. It is in excellent condition.

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