Gilded: sculpture

One miniature gilded wooden shrine in the form of a roofed rectangular box mounted on a double pedestal. Box has two doors that open to reveal a brass Buddha figurine with an elaborate headdress mounted on a pedestal. Box shrine is painted dark blue and embellished with carved ornamentation and decorative metal hinges and clasps.
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Dimensions (LxWxH): 89 x 58 x 240mm (3 1/2 x 2 5/16 x 9 7/16")
Dimensions (LxWxH): 190 x 160 x 830mm (7 1/2 x 6 5/16 x 32 11/16")
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