THE OKAZAKI COLLECTION
Holder, Incense stick

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Collection Okasaki Collection
Description It is a holder of incemse stick for household altar. Most Buddhist households have a buddhist altar or a household Shinto altar in the room. These household altar has some kind of decorations, this holder is also part of decorations. Buddhist people decorate flower with vase and white candle stick each sides, put on the incense holder on the middle, and small bell on the next to the holder. Usually, incence stick holder made from metal. Japanese Buddhist people also use similar decorations, but they use a metal bowl with ashes for incense holder.

Similar objects; "2002.0002 a. and b."
Dimensions H-7.7 W-2.9 D-1.7 inches
Category 10: Unclassifiable Artifacts
Object ID 2002.0003
Object Name Holder, Incense stick
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