Amulet box / ga'u card

Amulet box / ga'u

54.85.55

Currently not on display

Round silver fronted ga'u decorated with foliage decoration. Copper back with loop handles. Contents intact, including a circular painted tsa tsa of a Dharmapala figure and yellow silk cloth. Attached to the ga'u by a yellow cloth rope is an additional square cloth amulet, used to repel bullets, inside appears to contain a silk scarf or khata and wrapped threads of green, red and yellow colours. Date Collected = '190-04-05 - 190-04-06'