Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani)
Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Tibetan Buddhist Wood and Painted Leather Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Ref: D2989

This hand held Buddhist mani or prayer wheel is also known as a khorten or cho-kor. This example has a long wooden handle with a cylindrical, leather covered wheel topped by a finial. A small, faceted metal bead hangs from the side to create a rhythm when the wheel is spun. 

19th/early 20th century
W 3 D 3 H 9.5 in.
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