sculpture sculpture
sculpture CARVED WOOD FIGURE
Burma/Myanmar
Carved wood, lacquered
h. 57 cm.
Gift of Konrad and Sarah Bekker, 1987
BC87.01.22

Carved wooden figure. Body is human with loin cloth like garment. Head is that of a bird with wing from the back. Figure is kneeling with legs apart. Dexter hand holds beak and sinister hand is straight connecting to the sinister leg. Figure is turned in profile view with the dexter side towards viewer.