University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 89-13-40
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Thailand
Period: Ayutthaya Period
Date Made: 16th Century
Early Date: 1500
Late Date: 1599
Gold Leaf
Iconography:Standing Buddha
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989


Gilded wood figure of Buddha standing with right hand down at side and left arm bent at the elbow. Left hand and part of the forearmis missing. Hair consists of incised cross hatching. Ears are large with lobes touching shoulders. Robes are in open mode with right shoulder bare. Robe extends down along each side of figure in long flap. Flap over left shoulder extends to the waist in front and down the length of the robe in black. Waist band in similar design to the flap over the shoulder.

You may also be interested in these objects:

See a problem? Let us know

© Penn Museum 2016 Sitemap / Contact / Copyright / Disclaimer / Privacy /