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Amulet box
Title Amulet box
Accession Number 66.148
Title2 Gau Box
Museum Name National Museum, New Delhi
Gallery Name Anthropology
Object Type Anthropology
Main Material Metal
Manufacturing Technique Casted, Gilded
Country India
Origin Place Ladakh
Period / Year of Work 20th century CE
Dimensions Lt. 26; Wd. 20 cms
Brief Description This is an amulet box for carrying prayer scrolls or deities. The lid contains a beautiful golden colour shrine door amidst intricate foliate patterns, celestial beings and deities.