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Sculpture

Panel

Wall Hanging

Native NameRamma
Object Number:29-96-394
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:Wood
Pigment
Lacquer
Technique:Painted
Lacquered
Relief
Carved
Iconography:Birds
Chrysanthemum
Length: 60 cm
Width: 43 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Wooden Ramma from a Buddhist temple. Heart-shaped. Carving in relief of birds and chrysanthemum flowers painted in gold and colors. Lacquered frame.

Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1904. Monograph of the Buddhist Temple in the Free Museum of Science and Art, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia. pg. 1-47 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 46View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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