Qing dynasty, 18th century Cast and gilt in the form of the Wheel of Law balanced above a double lotus pedestal, the circular epicentre within the outer ring fastened at the eight polar axis, embellished with semi-precious hardstones. 8cm high.
Other examples of gilt-bronze dharmachakras are preserved in the National Palace Museum, Taipei, illustrated in A Special Exhibition of Buddhist Gilt Votive Objects, Taipei, 1995, pp.92-93, no.15.
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