An altar chest and a painted Bumpa
Mongolia, 20th century and 19th/20th century
Wooden Bumpa, holy water pot sprouting a tree with a small recess with a small figure of the Bodhisattva Amitayus. The chest made to house figurines, probably from a small house altar of a nomadic family living in a (Yurt) tent.
H. 17.5 cm and H. 23.5 x W. 45.9 x D. 19.5 cm
Collection Jan Brummelhuis, Amsterdam