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    Posted 11 days ago

    babyoak
    (19 items)

    Found this at the goodwill, it's metal and the handle turns, does anyone know what it is? Measures approx 4" in length

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    1. keramikos keramikos, 11 days ago
      babyoak, Beautiful.

      It looks like a small prayer wheel:

      https://www.buddhanet.net/e-learning/history/b_prayer.htm
    2. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 11 days ago
      Yep, prayer wheel (in Americanese).
    3. babyoak, 11 days ago
      Thank you
    4. truthordare truthordare, 9 days ago
      Tibet or other Buddhist religious monk prayer wheel, they would hold during ceremonies and twirl. Nice example.
      These were also Made recently in China, as exotic export items.
      https://cdn.shopify.com/s/files/1/0672/7855/products/1288_Antique_Tibetan_Buddhist_Ritual_Object_Silver_Prayer_Wheel_with_Silver_Adornments_63_2048x.jpg?v=1553167768

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