University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 2011-14-8
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Burma
Period: Twentieth Century
Date Made: 1900-1999
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1999
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Paper
Height: 151.2cm
Credit Line:Gift of Kathryn Smith Pyle from the collection of my aunt and uncle: Robert Porter Sechler and Aileen Pyle Sechler, 2011

Description

Parasol for Buddhist monk. Red oval handle. Light wood shaft decorated with red and black painted stripes. Paper rib of parasol is red with black rim on tip. Black paper decorative ferrule with gold pigment.


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