A Large Antique Reliquary Stupa, Sri Lanka.
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Directory: Archives: Regional Art: Pre 1900: item # 1164660
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|This Ceylonese model "dagoba" is made of brass or bronze and follows closely the shape of the first stupa erected in Sri Lanka: the Thuparama Dagoba. It consists of two separable hollow parts for relics or offerings. Base and dome with cast tiers of scrollwork. Condition: final lost, bellshaped dome with a tiny dent. Dimension: diameter: 21.7 cm, 26.8 cm high, weight: 1700 g.|