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A roughly ovoid, translucent pale pink semi-precious stone or piece of glass. This is kept within a hollow inside a carved wooden emblem inside a temple, in the shape of a lotus flower.

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1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  reliquary

Japan; Asia
Additional place information
made or collected:  Japan 

Materials & techniques
stone; glass
Additional material & technique information
material: glass (overall)
material: stone (overall)
overall: 9 mm x 7 mm x 5 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 9 mm x 7 mm x 5 mm

Related objects
part of emblem (nn4337)
Related subjects
object name: reliquarys

Record created 2013-05-02 by LCRONIN
Record last updated 2017-04-20 by XGVIEWS