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Indo-Pacific Art

Ancestor Figure (Adu Zatua)

19th century

Wood

33.02 cm (13in.)
Hobart and Edward Small Moore Memorial Collection, Gift of Mrs. William H. Moore
1951.51.10b
Geography: 
Made in Nias, Indonesia
Culture: 
Nias
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Ex coll.: Asia Institute and Netherlands Gov't. Nias Figure (see Ref. p. 51)

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