University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Object Number: 94-10-3.13
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Sino-Tibetan
Provenience: China
Beijing
Period: Qing Dynasty
Date Made: Qing Dynasty
Early Date: 1644
Late Date: 1912
Section:Asian
Materials:Glass
Bronze
Copper
Coral
Stone
Iconography:Flower
Credit Line:Gift of the Estate of Fred Maloof (Richard G. and Jennifer L. Maloof), 1994

Description

Cluster of orange, blue, black, yellow, and green spheres on golden rectangular base. Each sphere has bronze flower at center secured by nail. One green leaf sticks out center over base on one side. Sticker: made in china. Location: 2nd tier central shrine, left of elephant, leaf pointing to elephant #17


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