Bronze head by Unknown Artist

Siamese head showing stylistic blend of the Khmer empire and the new Thai invaders called U-t'ong.

Details

Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
13 cm
Art Fund grant:
£50 ( Total: £50)
Acquired in:
1944
Vendor:
Messrs Bluett

The flame shaped ushnisha on the head is typical of Siamese art.

Venue details

British Museum Great Russell Street, LONDON London WC1B 3DG 020 7323 8299 www.britishmuseum.org

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