Portable Shrine and Buddha

Unidentified maker, Chinese, 1644 - 1911


Qing Dynasty, 1644-1912

Bronze, lacquered wood, fabric, and glass

Overall: 3 in. (7.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. George Pettengill Jr., in memory of her sons, George Tilford Pettengill, III (1909-1944), Class of 1932 and William Van Horne Pettengill (1914-1952), Class of 1937



Place Made: Shengjing, Peking, China, East Asia, Asia

Object Name

Ceremonial Artifact

Research Area


Not on view


Not signed.

Course History

REL 1, Patterns of Religious Experience, Elizabeth Perez, Fall 2013


Leila Price Pettengill (1887-1977), Washington, D.C.; given to present collection, 1965.

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