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view 2006aj7161 jpg s Unknown Iconographically forms part of a group of which one other is in the Prome Museum and photographed... SSEA 0701-01-01 after 7th century (made) Seated Buddha, Pyu style, 8th century or later, stone, Burma. Height: 35.5 cm, Width: 17.8 cm, Depth: 7 cm, Width: 17.8 cm, Diameter: 7 cm Iconography forms part of a group of which one other is in the Prome Museum ( photographed in... Bought from Rev. F.J.Bacon 243 2014-08-29T19:19:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:19:08.000Z 19.257959 TRANS6 96.682999 Stone IS.14-1983 is141983 O83553 Sculpture This low relief of the Buddha with a monk's begging bowl (amrita) in one hand and the other hand... Burma 2006AJ7161 Prome, Burma. Pyu style, probably from Sri Ksetra (Hmawza or Old Prome) This low relief of the Buddha with a monk's begging bowl in one hand and the other hand in the... 3 sculpture-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 701 view
view Unknown SSEA Given by The Hon. Lady Beatrix Gatacre 1900-12-31 1850-01-01 late 19th century (made) Sacred Buddhist binding ribbon (Sa-si-gyo) of loom-woven cotton, Burma, late 19th century. Length: 377.4 cm, Length: 152.5 in 391 2014-08-29T19:20:02.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:02.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 cotton Loom-woven cotton IM.89-1912 im891912 O39342 Sa-si-gyo Sacred Buddhist binding ribbon (Sa-si-gyo) of red, white and yellow loom-woven cotton with a... Burma Used to bind the pages of Kamawa-sa (sacred Burmese manuscripts). 3 sa-si-gyo-unknown 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving 1900 1850 view
view SSEA 1866-12-31 before 1867 (made) Burmese bamboo and lacquer khwet (stem bowl) of yun (engraved) work. Konbaung Dynasty... Height: 24.5 cm, Diameter: 21.5 cm 541 2014-08-29T19:20:48.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:48.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, pigment, bamboo, thitsi lacquer, ash Fine woven bamboo covered in thitsi lacquer and engraved in the Pagan yun engraving technique. 01337(IS) 01337is O48790 Khwet (stem bowl) Bowl on a short stemmed foot. The pattern of green and gold on a red ground consists mainly of a... Burma 3 khwet-stem-bowl 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z basketry, coating, Lacquering, colouring, engraving 1866 view
view SSEA 1879-12-31 before 1880 (made) Burmese teak lacquer chest. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885).Figurative and foliate decoration formed... Height: 39.5 cm, Width: 69.5 cm, Depth: 38 cm 549 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 2014-08-29T19:20:50.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, Glass, pigment, gold leaf, thitsi lacquer, ash, teak Wood; thitsi lacquered. Made from single slabs of teak joined at the sides by dove tail joints. Decoration of hman-zi shwei-cha (gilded relief-moulded lacquer inlaid with glass designs. 02323(IS) 02323is O48862 Chest Rectangular box with hinged lid and key hole. Three sides and top of lid covered in divided areas... Burma Attribution note: Earlier 3 chest 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z gilding, Lacquering, colouring, woodworking, forming, glass working 1879 view
view 2006af3598 jpg s Unknown John Lowry " Burmese Art" Pl.21 B,M. Catalogue- Buddhism " Art and Faith"; 1985; pp 164; Pl.226.... SSEA Given by Mr. Cyril Newman 1500-12-31 1450-01-01 late 15th century (made) Tile Depicting the Warriors of Mara, Glazed stoneware, 15th century, Pegu, Burma. Height: 48 cm, Width: 35 cm, Depth: 14 cm South-East Asia, room 47a An illustration of similar plaques is given in pl. 10 of "Note of a tour in Burma in March and... Gifted by Cyril Newman. 804 2014-08-29T19:22:08.000Z 2014-08-29T19:22:08.000Z 19.257959 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 15 96.682999 Glazed stoneware IS.2-1966 is21966 O83565 Plaque 1 Tile depicting the warriors of Mara. The pious king Dhammaceti (r.1472-92) of Pegu built a... Burma 2006AF3598 Possibly from the Shwegugyi temple, Pegu, Burma. The pious king Dhammaceti (r.1472-1492) of Pegu built a series of temples to honour the life of... 3 VA plaque-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z 1500 1450 view
view SSEA 1864-12-31 1855-01-01 ca. 1860 (made) Burmese moulded brass hka-lauk (cattle bell) with two handles. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885).... Height: 9 cm, Diameter: 8.8 cm Historical significance: To be suspended from a collar by the two loops at the top. 1052 2014-08-29T19:23:18.000Z 2014-08-29T19:23:18.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 brass Moulded brass with raised decoration. 02870(IS) 02870is O58605 Hka-lauk (cattle bell) Hollowed semi-circular shape with two loops for handles and two clappers strung on an internal... Burma 3 hka-lauk-cattle 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z moulded 1864 1855 view
view 2006aa4660 jpg s SSEA 1850-12-31 1750-01-01 late 18th century - early 19th century (made) Burmese teak lacquered and gilded Buddha. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). Depicted standing in... Height: 213 cm overall, Height: 156 cm of Buddha, Width: 62 cm at widest part 1328 2014-08-29T19:24:33.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:33.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, Glass, pigment, gold leaf, thitsi lacquer, ash, teak Carved in teak, overlaid with black thitsi-lacquer (Melanorrhoea usitat) and gilt. Partly decorated in the relief moulded thayo and glass inlay hman-zi shwei-cha technique. IM.19-1912 im191912 O49192 Standing figure of the buddha This image depicts the standing Buddha dressed in the robes of a Burmese monk - open mode of bare... Burma 2006AA4660 This sculpture was reportedly obtained from the Moulmein Pagoda in Amherst, between 1840-1845 by... 3 standing-figure-of 2014-07-24T00:00:00.000Z carving, gilding, colouring, glass working 1850 1750 view
view SSEA 1874-12-31 before 1875 (made) Burmese type of percussion instrument called a Walet Khot. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). A pair... Length: 32 in [Castanet] Length: 81 cm A simple percussion instrument which formed part of a Burmese orchestra traditionally... 1338 2014-08-29T19:24:35.000Z 2014-08-29T19:24:35.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 bamboo [Castanet] Bamboo 313-1882 3131882 O59233 Walet Khot (pr of castanets) [Castanet] A long hollow tube of which half has been partly cut away. [Castanet] See 313-1882 Burma 3 walet-khot-pr 2013-10-31T00:00:00.000Z woodworking 1874 view
view 2011et1159 jpg s Unknown Nandagopal, Choodamani. "Burmese Jewellery From the Collection of The V&A". in <font -u>The Art... SSEA 1800-12-31 1775-01-01 4th quarter 18th century (made) Burmese double-sided wood comb mounted with gold inlaid with rubies and emeralds. Konbaung... Length: 8.2 cm, Width: 5.1 cm South-East Asia, room 47a This comb is deemed to be of royal provenance as the strict sumptuary laws of the Burmese court... 1454 2014-08-29T19:25:06.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:06.000Z 19.257959 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 15 96.682999 wood, gold, emerald, rubies Wood and gold, inlaid with rubies and emeralds IS.2-1902 is21902 O12431 Double comb 1 Double-sided. Wooden teeth set in a framework of gold mounted with rubies and emeralds on either... Burma 2011ET1159 Unique This double-sided, wooden comb is mounted with gold and inlaid with a trellis-work of uncut... 3 VA double-comb-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z inlay 1800 1775 view
view SSEA Given by Lady Herbert 1860-12-31 1860-01-01 c. 1860 (made) Burmese sapa-lwe (ms. wrapper) consisting of lengths of split bamboo woven alternatively with... Width: 46 cm, Length: 57 cm 1463 2014-08-29T19:25:09.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:09.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 bamboo, cotton (textile), cotton yarn Made from strips of cotton fabric & cotton threads interwoven between a warp of small bamboo sticks. 578-1905 5781905 O39335 Sapa-lwe (ms. wrapper) Patterned with alternating plain blue and geometrically decorated bands of terra-cotta, dark... Burma On acquisition thought to be a portion of a Pankha (fan), India. In 1999 identified as a Burmese... 3 sapa-lwe-ms 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, cutting 1860 1860 view
view 2011et4133 jpg s SSEA 1875-12-31 1850-01-01 3rd quarter 19th century (made) A pair of Burmese green jasper <font -u>nga-daung</font> (earplugs), Konbaung Dynasty... South-East Asia, room 47a Received 1855 1581 2014-08-29T19:25:42.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:42.000Z 19.257959 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 15 96.682999 Jasper Green jasper. Cut, shaped and polished. 03156A/(IS) 031560 O19948 Pair of earplugs 1 Each is the same light green, hollowed out ear ornament. Burma 2011ET4133 3 VA pair-of-earplugs 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z cutting, shaping, polishing 1875 1850 view
view SSEA 1875-12-31 1850-01-01 3rd quarter 19th century (made) A pair of Burmese green jasper <font -u>nga-daung</font> (earplugs), Konbaung Dynasty... Length: 3 cm, Diameter: 2 cm at narrowest point 1597 2014-08-29T19:25:45.000Z 2014-08-29T19:25:45.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Jasper Green jasper. Cut, shaped and polished. 03155A/(IS) 031550 O19947 Pair of earplugs Each is the same green, hollowed out ear ornament. Burma 3 pair-of-earplugs 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z cutting, shaping, polishing 1875 1850 view
view Ferrars, Max and Bertha. <u>Burma</u> London: 1901. 59 & 60p., ill. Fraser-Lu, Sylvia.... SSEA 1875-12-31 1850-01-01 3rd quarter 19th century (made) Burmese silk pah-soe. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). ca. 1860. Acheik-luntaya patterns in various... Length: 396.3 cm, Width: 119.4 cm 1686 2014-08-29T19:26:11.000Z 2014-08-29T19:26:11.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 silk Silk luntaya ("100" shuttles interlocking tapestry weave) cloth. 6139(IS) 6139is O11593 Pah-soe (man's skirt) Composed of two identical lengths (each W. 58.4 cm.) handstitched along one side (ie. selvage to... Burma 3 pah-soe-mans 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving 1875 1850 view
view John Lowry, <u>Burmese Art</u> London Her Majesty's Stationery Office; 1974; pl. 39 George Watt... SSEA 1884-12-31 1875-01-01 ca. 1880 (made) Burmese wood and black lacquer panel. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). Decorated with figurative and... Length: 45.7 cm, Width: 30.5 cm 10432 2014-08-29T19:55:21.000Z 2014-08-29T19:55:21.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 Clay, wood, pigment, thitsi lacquer, ash Wood coated with black thitsi lacquer onto which fine thayo-work (relief moulded lacquer) has been applied and further painted and finished with black lacquer. IS.2778-1883 is27781883 O49006 Panel Oblong panel. Decoration on both sides set on the vertical. Each side is ornamented in relief... Burma Acquired in Prome but John Lowry in "Burmese Art" London 1974 thought it was most likely made in... 3 panel 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Lacquering, woodworking, forming 1884 1875 view
view 2012fn1427 jpg s Unknown Ferrars, Max & Bertha. <u>Burma</u>. London: 1901. 60p., ill. 374 & 389 Fraser-Lu, Sylvia.... SSEA 1875-12-31 1825-01-01 mid 19th century (made) Ein-gyi (jacket) of embroidered cotton with silk and quilted, Burma, mid 19th century Length: 56 cm shoulder to hem, Width: 37 cm across shoulders, Length: 51 cm sleeves 12037 2014-08-29T20:04:27.000Z 2014-08-29T20:04:27.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 cotton, silk Embroidered cotton with silk and quilted IM.69-1911 im691911 O11585 Ein-gyi Ein-gyi (jacket) of embroidered cotton with yellow silk and quilted. Short, white, drawn in at... Burma 2012FN1427 Previously considered to be English - latter part of the 17th century. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). 3 ein-gyi-unknown 2013-09-19T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, quilting 1875 1825 view
view 2006at8853 jpg s Unknown Franklin & Swallow. <u>Identifying with the Gods</u> Hali Annual Edition 1994: p.53, ill. Fig. 3... SSEA 1865-12-31 1860-01-01 early 1860s (made) Burmese woman's white cotton ein-gyi. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). Quilted with wavy patterns in... Length: 70 cm shoulder to hem, Width: 37 cm across shoulders, Length: 50 cm sleeve Acquired from Prome by the Indian Museum in 1867. A town in central Burma lying on the Irrawaddy... 12462 2014-08-29T20:06:20.000Z 2014-08-29T20:06:20.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 cotton, silk Cotton, embroidered and hand-quilted with yellow silk 5623(IS) 5623is O11584 Woman's jacket Short, white, drawn in at the waist and flaring over the hips, with long tight sleeves; it is... Burma 2006AT8853 This neatly tailored white cotton jacket, flaring gently over the hips with its distinctive... 3 womans-jacket-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, quilting 1865 1860 view
view 2006am9995 jpg s Unknown John Lowry,<u>Burmese Art</u> London Her Majesty's Stationery Office 1974; Pl. 48 Ralph Isaacs... SSEA 1879-12-31 before 1880 (made) Wood & sheet metal theatrical headdress. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). Lacquered and gilt set... Height: 38 cm, Width: 20 cm Visions from the Golden Land - Burma and the art of lacquer (British Museum 01/01/2000-31/12/2000) South-East Asia, room 47a Historical significance: A shape similar to the crowns worn by Burmese kings of the late... 12693 2014-08-29T20:07:16.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:16.000Z 19.257959 South-East Asia, room 47a, case 15 96.682999 Inscribed inside helmet: "Bengal, 3106 (not 1880 Slip Number), Burmah" Glass, wood, sheet metal Lacquer, wood and sheet metal, gilded and inlaid with pieces of glass 06207(IS) 06207is O10206 Headdress 1 A tall multitiered theatrical headdress. Shaped like a close fitting helmet which curves across... Burma 2006AM9995 Attribution note: Used for dance or the theatre. The high quality of workmanship and material of... The high quality of this magnificent gilded, lacquer tiered headdress studded with brilliants was... 3 VA headdress-unknown 2014-08-07T00:00:00.000Z gilding, Lacquered 1879 view
view Frazer-Lu, Sylvia. <u>Burmese Crafts: Past and Present</u> Oxford University Press; 1994.... SSEA 1865-12-31 1860-01-01 early 1860s (made) Ceremonial costume of a Burmese Lady. Konbaung Dynasty (1752-1885). ca. 1860 [Skirt] Length: 105 cm, Width: 145 cm [Woman's collar] Length: 57 cm, Width: 33.5 cm [Wing] Length: 55cm cm, Width: 24 cm [Woman's epaulette] Length: 16 cm, Width: 8 cm [Woman's cummerbund] Length: 81 cm, Width: 16 cm at the ends, Width: 22.5 cm in the centre [Woman's apron] Length: 73 cm, Width: 21 cm at the top, Width: 40 cm at the bottom Described as a "Full dress of a Burma Lady" in the 1880 Slip Book. 12705 2014-08-29T20:07:18.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:18.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 cotton, silk, felt, net, hessian, cotton velvet, silver-gilt sequins, silver wire, tinsel [Skirt] Cotton velvet and silk luntaya ("100 shuttles interlocking tapestry weave) cloth. Embroidery work using silver twisted wire and silver gilt sequins. [Woman's collar] Applique embroidery of light brown and green velvet, silver twisted wire and silver gilt sequins on cotton net backed onto a panel of stiffened red cotton covered with silver tinsel. Edges bound with red cotton binding. 0621(IS) 06210 O10217 Court costume [Skirt] Lined and composed of 3 parts stitched together to form a wrap-around-skirt (hta-mein).... Burma Acquired by the India Museum in 1867. 3 court-costume 2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, embroidering, applied work 1865 1860 view
view Unknown SSEA 1950-12-31 1850-01-01 late 19th century-early 20th century (made) Banded wedding cap made of stiffened canvas, Burma, late 19th century to early 20th century Length: 16.5 cm, Width: 17.8 cm, Height: 15.2 cm, Length: 6.5 in, Width: 7 in, Height: 6 in 12730 2014-08-29T20:07:22.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:22.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 canvas, gilt, lacquer Stiffened canvas, painted and gilt lacquer IM.52-1939 im521939 O10258 Wedding cap Banded wedding cap made of stiffened canvas which is decorated with shaped painted and gilt... Burma 2 wedding-cap-unknown 2013-09-03T00:00:00.000Z Lacquering 1950 1850 view
view Unknown M. Grant Brown<u>Taungbyon Festival, Burma</u> Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute,... SSEA Bequeathed by Mr. R. Grant Brown 1899-12-31 1850-01-01 late 19th century (made) Four cornered hat headdress of embroidered canvas and sequins, Burma, late 19th century Length: 29.2 cm, Width: 26.2 cm, Length: 11.5 in, Width: 10.5 in The hat was worn at the annual Taungbyon Spirit Festival by one of the priestesses of the Cult of... 12731 2014-08-29T20:07:22.000Z 2014-08-29T20:07:22.000Z 19.257959 In Storage 96.682999 canvas, gold thread, sequins Stiffened canvas with sequined gold embroidery, imitation jewels IS.80-1954 is801954 O10260 Headdress Four cornered hat headdress ornately covered with leaf and flower patterns. Stiffened canvas with... Burma 3 headdress-unknown 2013-09-03T00:00:00.000Z Weaving, embroidering 1899 1850 view