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Wall Hanging

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Native NameRamma
Object Number:29-96-395
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
Lacquer
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Painted
Lacquered
Openwork
Iconography:Figure
Heron
Plant
Height: 68 cm
Width: 40.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904
Other Number:CG2000-1-33 - Found in Collection Number

Description

Wooden Ramma from a Buddhist temple. Upright. Design of heron and water plants in open-work carving. Slightly painted in green, white, pink and red. 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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