University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NamePapu
Object Number: 89-13-233
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Burmese
Buddhist
Provenience: Burma
Date Made: 1900-1950
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1950
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Lacquer
Technique:Carved
Iconography:Thagya
Deva
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989
Other NumberNone - Field No SF
None - Other Number

Description

Wood carving of deva, celestial being. Figure standing in anjali mudra, adoration, holding foliage. Fragment of decoration from a so of a doorway or a throne. Traces of black lacquer.


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