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Object Number:29-96-377A
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
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Painted
Iconography:Disciples
Height: 58.5 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

One of twelve wooden figures from a Buddhist temple. A-E standing, F-L seated apostles or disciples. Rudely carved and painted.

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: 8View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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