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Late-Qing Dynasty Ancestral Shrine
Ancestor worship is an aspect of the traditional Chinese religion which revolves around the ritual celebration of deified ancestors. Families pay continued obeisance to their ancestors at structures like these by making important announcements before them and by offering food and drink. This ancestral shrine dates to the late-Qing dynasty.
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- Date of Manufacture19th Century
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- WearWear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
- DimensionsH 31.89 in. x W 27.17 in. x D 9.06 in.H 81 cm x W 69 cm x D 23 cm
- Seller LocationChicago, IL
- Seller Reference Number311623C068
- Reference NumberLU886413520442
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