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Building Fragment

Object Number:2005-10-44
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Burmese
Provenience: Burma (uncertain)
Thailand (uncertain)
Date Made: 20th Century
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1982
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Lacquer
Glass
Technique:Inlaid
Gilded
Iconography:Monkey
Credit Line:Gift of Doris Duke's Southeast Asian Art Collection, 2005
Other Number:25.259.1 - Other Number

Description

One of a pair of eave brackets showing a monkey in active pose with one arm extended upwards. It has a flat backside for mounting/hanging and gilt and glass inlay detail on its ornate costume.

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