University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 29-96-461
Current Location: Japan Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Section:Asian
Materials:Lacquer
Technique:Lacquered
Carved
Height: 24.5cm
Width: 10.3cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Wooden tablet (Monpei or Sotoba?) from Buddhist temple which is lacquered black and carved with blue painted line. Japanese lettering on the back and front in two parts.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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