Nang Thoranee

Carved wooden figure of Nang Thoranee, the Buddhist earth goddess, wringing out her hair in front of her. The hair extends to the base of the carving. The figure is mounted on a wooden stand.

This Thoranee figure was collected recently in northern Thailand as part of an ongoing research project being undertaken in the Anthropology Department. As such, it is not on display at the Museum.

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