Medicine Container

Medicine Container

A gilded bamboo medicine container from the Gaddu-Gadan region of N. Myanmar. Ogres are generally depicted in this little-known tradition, but here we have a rare pipe-smoking spirit-like figure. Early 20th c. Dimensions: 6.5” (16.5 cm) high.

Medicine Container

Medicine Container

A gilded bamboo medicine container from the Gaddu-Gadan region of N. Myanmar. Ogres are generally depicted in this little-known tradition, but here we have a rare pipe-smoking spirit-like figure. Early 20th c.; 6.5” (16.5 cm) high.

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