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Panel

Wall Hanging

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Native NameRamma
Object Number:29-96-386
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:Wood
Paint
Lacquer
Technique:Painted
Lacquered
Relief
Iconography:Musical Instrument
Length: 190 cm
Width: 81.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Wooden Ramma from Buddhist temple. Tennin in clouds. Musical instrument(now missing) held in right hand. Medium high relief. Painted. Red, brown and gold lacquer.

Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1904. Monograph of the Buddhist Temple in the Free Museum of Science and Art, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia. pg. 1-47 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 34View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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