- Donors and Religious Practice
- Kneeling Princess
Red lacquered wood with gilding
Burma/Myanmar; 19th Century
BC 86.01.16.00; Northern Illinois University
Konrad and Sarah Bekker Collection
Here is a donor princess, kneeling in court robes in the style of the Mandalay court. Her hair is falling down on her crown, and as revealed by her hand gesture, she is paying homage to Buddha.