Kalaga

textilesBurma/Myanmar
19th Century
Embossed and embroidered on black cloth.
h. 24 1/4 in., w. 79 1/2 in.

Gift of Louis and
Barbara Cohen, 1990
BC90.02.02

Figures embossed and embroidered on black velvet of King at Court with attendants and visiting delegation of princes. King consults with a Wungyi (3rd from left). Other figure kneeling with hands in prayer-like attitude of respect. 3rd & 4th from rare bound captives.

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