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Statue Fragment

Object Number:89-13-53
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ayutthaya
Thai
Buddhist
Provenience: Penninsular Thailand
Thailand
Period: Ayutthaya Period
Date Made: Ayutthaya Period
Early Date: 1300
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Buddha Head
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989

Description

Small bronze Buddha head with a black core and rod inserted into core for mounting on wooden black base. Smooth bulb on wide usnisa bounded by two bands. Round face and bands on usnisa indicative of peninsular Thailand.

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