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Figurine

Object Number:2005-10-25
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Buddhist
Provenience: Thailand
Date Made: 18th Century - 19th Century
Early Date: 1700
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Lacquer
Technique:Gilded
Iconography:Buddha Parinirvana
Inscription Language:Thai Language
Height: 19 cm
Length: 28.5 cm
Depth: 8 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection, 2005
Other Number:25.89 - Other Number

Description

Parinirvana of the Buddha. The Buddha is depicted reclining on his side on a bed/chaise which bears an inscription on the front and back. The Buddha figure is removable.

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