University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-96-313
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Buddhist Temple
Period: Edo Period (uncertain)
Meiji Period (uncertain)
Date Made: Edo Period-19th Century
Early Date: 1615
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Terracotta
Technique:Fired
Unglazed
Iconography:Kneeling Figure
Height: 33cm
Width: 13cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Terracotta figure. Unglazed. Kneeling, prayer by proxy.


Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1904. Monograph of the Buddhist Temple in the Free Museum of Science and Art, University of Pennsylvania. 1-47. : Page/Fig./Plate: 39; plate opposite p. 36.View Objects cited in this Publication

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