Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Wood Prayer Wheel (Mani)
Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Wood Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Wood Prayer Wheel (Mani) Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Wood Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Tibetan Buddhist Brass and Wood Prayer Wheel (Mani)

Ref: M2256

This hand held Buddhist mani or prayer wheel is also known as a khorten or chos-kor. This example has a long wooden handle with a cylindrical brass case topped by a finial. A small, faceted ball hangs from a string to create a rhythm when the wheel is spun.

19th century
W 3.5 D 3.5 H 12 in.
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