University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 89-13-259
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China (uncertain)
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Strawberry
Bird
Pine Cone
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989

Description

Mold used for rice cake or some other confection. Light colored rectangular block of wood with carved concave impressions carved in shape of (from top to bottom) strawberry, fruit, bird, flower, bird and pine cone.


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