A Shinto shrine is used for prayer to the kami and purification.  This one has many carvings including dragons and baku

Front view of the shrine all lit up

Unknown
Purchased with Funds provided by the B.C. Lottery Fund and the Asian Art Society of Victoria
c. 1903
JAPAN
AGGV 87.7
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