A pair of gilded metal Keman (Altar Pendants) for Esoteric, or other Buddhist, Devotion Probably late Edo Period

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Lot 36
A pair of gilded metal Keman (Altar Pendants) for Esoteric, or other Buddhist, Devotion
Probably late Edo Period

£ 400 - 600
US$ 500 - 760
A pair of gilded metal Keman (Altar Pendants) for Esoteric, or other Buddhist, Devotion
Probably late Edo Period
Each one of typical form, decorated with a design of flowering lotus in yo-sukashi; with circular ring suspension.
Both about 30cm (12in) wide. (2).

Footnotes

  • For a similar example from this genre, see the Muromachi Period Keman in gilded copper from The Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
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