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Very Large Royal Burmese Lacquer Gilded "Thayo - 19th C

Very Large Royal Burmese Lacquer Gilded "Thayo - 19th C

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Southeast Asian: Lacquer: Pre 1837 VR: Item # 1392933

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A very rare large gilded Royal Thayo receptacle created in Mandalay for Buddhist votive use. Thayo is made by mixing lacquer with sifted paddy husks to which pulverized bone is added for strength, resulting in a sort of plastic like material easily molded or stamped in a relief design. Size: H. 104 cm. 40.5 inches W. 44 cm. 17 inches. Condition: No repairs.