Late-Qing Dynasty Ancestral Shrine For Sale
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Late-Qing Dynasty Ancestral Shrine

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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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  • Of the Period
  • Place of Origin
  • Date of Manufacture
    19th Century
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Dimensions
    H 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 Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Seller Reference Number
    311623C068
  • Reference Number
    LU886413520442
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