University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2011-14-3B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Buddhist
Provenience: Burma
Period: Twentieth Century
Date Made: 1900-1999
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1999
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Iconography:Mahamaudgalyayana
Moggallana
Disciple
Height: 22.5cm
Length: 13cm
Credit Line:Gift of Kathryn Smith Pyle from the collection of my aunt and uncle: Robert Porter Sechler and Aileen Pyle Sechler, 2011

Description

Wood with gold and red pigment. Buddhist devotee, possibly Mahamaudgalyayana, wearing headdress and robe in position of adoration. His eyes are open while his mouth isclosed. He is kneeling with hands clasped together.


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