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Antique Chinese Lacquer Buddhist Alter Cup

Antique Chinese Lacquer Buddhist Alter Cup

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Lacquer: Pre 1700: Item # 942718

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This antique Chinese offering cup would have been filled with water for Buddha and left at the temple alter. It dates from WanLi Reign during the Ming Dynasty.

The cup is black lacquer, peach shaped for long life, has a footed bottom, and ornate finger stops on each side. It has several nicks and chips as is appropriate for its age. The cup is 1.25 inches high and 3 inches across at the widest point.