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17th Century Silver Inlaid Brass Jain Shrine

17th Century Silver Inlaid Brass Jain Shrine

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Indian Subcontinent: India: Pre 1700: Item # 1402600
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Ancient Indian Jain religious shrine, the central Jina surrounded by multiple celestial nymphs with two elephants at the top on either side of the canopy. This brass with inlaid silver sculpture has ancient Devanagari script over the entire back. The Jinas eyes and central chest are silver inlaid. Rubbed and some losses.

Dated 1661 (17th Century)

Dimensions: 5.5"X 3.75" X 2.25"