University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 89-13-232A
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Thai (uncertain)
Provenience: Thailand
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Lacquer
Gilded
Technique:Lacquered
Relief
Carving
Iconography:Naga (Snake)
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989

Description

Wood carving with red lacquer and gilded surface. Tall narrow arching flame-like finials above a naga head. Two nails on the narrow unfinishied flat back side of carving.


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