University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameHam Yon
Object Number: 89-13-281
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Thai
Provenience: North Thailand
Thailand
Date Made: 18th Century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1799
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Elizabeth Lyons, Keeper of the Asian Collections, University Museum, 1989

Description

Wooden panel with carved relief. Symbolic magical testical integrated into foliate patterns. Placed over the front door for protection in Thai homes. Probably 18th century, Chiangmai region.


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