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U991.7.4
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Burmese Lacquered Container
Date (Execution) : 19th C.
Geographical Origin : Myanmar
Cultural Group :
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Wood; Lacquer
Support / Technique :
Object Type : cotainers (recepticals)
Visual Description : This circular lacquer box consists of three pieces. The lid fits over most of the bottom section, leaving 2.8 cm of it exposed. An inner compartment fits inside the bottom section and has a small lip which prevents it from slipping down to the large section. The figural scenes represented may depict scenes from the Indian epic The Ramayana.
Accession # : U991.7.4
Width (cm) : 12.80
Height (cm) : 13.00
Depth (cm) : 12.80
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Dr. Bruce L. and Mrs. Dorothy E. Brown
Artist Statement :