Portable buddhist shrine

Portable buddhist shrine (Zushi) in gold lacquer, decorated with gold hiramaki-e lacquer and lotus flowers. The shrine has two doors that conceal a statue of the bodhisattva Kannon in shibuichi, standing on a wooden pedestal in the shape of clouds, his hand making the teaching position. 
Japan, Edo period (1615-1868)
Height : 10 cm – 3,94 in