Tibetan Buddhist Bone, Stone, Wood and Brass Prayer Wheel (Mani)
Tibetan Buddhist Bone, Stone, Wood and Brass Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Bone, Stone, Wood and Brass Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Bone, Stone, Wood and Brass Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Bone, Stone, Wood and Brass Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Tibetan Buddhist Bone, Stone, Wood and Brass Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Ref: D2990

This hand held Buddhist mani or prayer wheel is also known as a khorten or cho-kor. This example has a engraved brass-mounted, bone, handle with a cylindrical carved wooden wheel mounted with turquoise and coral cabochons, and topped by a finial. A small, metal bead hangs from a chain on the side to create a rhythm when the wheel is spun.  

20th century
W 1.75 D 1.75 H 10.25 in.
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