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Sculpture

Panel

Wall Hanging

Native NameRamma
Object Number:29-96-380
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Japanese
Buddhist
Provenience: Japan
Nara
Buddhist Temple
Period: Meiji
Date Made: Meiji - 19th Century
Early Date: 1868
Late Date: 1899
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Gilding
Lacquer
Technique:Gilded
Lacquered
Iconography:Lotus Flower
Angels
Length: 193.5 cm
Width: 82 cm
Credit Line:Bequest of Maxwell Sommerville, 1904

Description

Wooden Ramma. On it are two angels 'Tennins,' one holding a 'sho,' a kind of reed organ, the other bearing a lotus flower. Gilded and lacquered.

Bibliography:

[Book] Sommerville, Maxwell. 1904. Monograph of the Buddhist Temple in the Free Museum of Science and Art, University of Pennsylvania.. Philadelphia. pg. 1-47 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 33-34, plate opp. page 34.View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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