University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29-96-399B
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:Teakwood
Pigment
Gilt
Technique:Carved
Gilded
Painted
Iconography:Mythological Animals
Clouds
Height: 14.7cm
Length: 113.5cm
Depth: 6cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

One of a pair of wooden carvings. 2 animals in clouds. Painted: gold background.


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