|MAUNG PHYU NAT
Lacquered teak wood, gold leaf, red and black paint
h. 48 in. x w. 10 in.
Gift of Catherine Raymond, 2006
Sculpture in teak wood covered with lacquer and gold leaf. "Mr. White", due to the color of his robe in the ancient days, He is the “White Lord of the North” also called “the Younger of True Gold”, one of the two brother wrestlers. Dressed here as a minister with the salwe and minister headdress. His is a standing figure and has six arms, and in each of four of his hands he is holding four different princely weapons. He was number fourteen on the traditional list.