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Object Number: 29-96-331A
Current Location: Japan Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Buddhist Temple
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Gilt
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Gilded
Iconography:Lotus
Height: 8.5cm
Width: 47cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Upper section of lotus shaped pedestal for image of Monju (29-96-329). Carved gilded wood in shape of flower with individually carved petals.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Collection of Japanese Buddhist Art (1899)View Objects in Exhibition
Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition (12 Dec 1985 - 21 Oct 2012)View Objects in Exhibition

Bibliography:

[Catalogue] Lyons, Elizabeth, et al. 1985. Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition. : Page/Fig./Plate: 9,10View Objects cited in this Publication

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