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Burmese Temple Manuscript Cabinet with Original Patina
This monumental manuscript cabinet is from Rangoon, Burma and made from teak wood, lacquer, and gold leaf. This manuscript cabinet features its original patina and a pair of doors that open to shelves for storage, wear consistent with age and use. Some of the gold leaf is still visible on the cabinet, beautifully aged patina. Monks would use this cabinet to store their manuscripts they would use at the temple.
- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacturecirca 1850
- Materials and Techniques
- WearWear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
- DimensionsH 86 in. x W 67 in. x D 49 in.H 218.44 cm x W 170.18 cm x D 124.46 cm
- Seller LocationChicago, IL
- Seller Reference Number03T01092
- Reference NumberLU886416307081
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