University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2005-10-3
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Thai
Provenience: Thailand
Period: Bangkok Period
Date Made: 19th Century
Early Date: 1800
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Leather
Lacquer
Technique:Gilded
Credit Line:Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection, 2005
Other Number51.2 - Other Number

Description

Long wooden handle; large circular piece at top with carved wooden shaft running through the center; very center - spherical gilded ball with leather extending to outward circle (like a sun); elaborate gilded design like rays of light.


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