University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 85-29-1
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Buddhist
Provenience: Thailand
Bangkok
Date Made: 1900-1985
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1985
Section:Asian
Materials:Textile
Credit Line:Gift of Elizabeth Lyons, 1985

Description

Rectangular monk's pillow covered with orange, yellow, and white fabric with blue and orange embroidery. A monk may not sleep on a soft bed, but they may rest on a hard pillow.


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

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