159. A table prayer wheel and a lidded offering pot
A table prayer wheel and a lidded offering pot
Mongolia, 19th and 20th century
The pot was used to store tsampa, barley meal, for special offering rituals. The box painted on all sides. Bottom with a red lotus, top with a Vishvajra, a double Vajra. The four sides painted with various offering gifts.
H. 16.1 cm and H. 25.5 x W. 26.6 x D. 27 cm
Astamangala, Amsterdam (the offering pot)
Collection Jan Brummelhuis, Amsterdam