A glass mirror in front of the altar allowing the public to view the ornate decorated ceiling showing the signs of the zodiac was also smashed, as was part of the pulpit, the organ, four panes of the Nativity scene in the Lady Chapel and a funerary urn
belonging to a family.
Before my own life was over, it might become a vast vat of chemicals, as devoid of life as ashes in a funerary urn
Team members also discovered a funerary urn
with its lid still sealed with clay and therein the remains of three children, one of whom had been ritually sacrificed.
The catalogue for this part includes 38 artefacts spanning an admirable range--from steles, sealings, reliquaries, relic caskets, relic deposits and funerary urns
to bronze and stone Buddhas from Southeast Asia, with a special focus on Myanmar.
Anyone can do an English-language Google search to learn about Thai "sports and games" (an entry under "S" in this dictionary), but very few people can find the name of the fourth daughter of King Mongkut who may have sponsored three important monasteries or the name of an artist from Southern Thailand who designed funerary urns
for local nobles.
The colour black, in widespread use on funerary urns
, is never used on the tangas.