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Disc-Shaped Ritual Object

8th–10th century

Gold, cast

20.3 cm, 0.391 g, 0.019 cm (8 in., 0.391 g)
Gift of Valerie and Hunter Thompson
2008.21.40
Geography: 
Made in Java, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Java
Period: 
Early Classic Period (650–1000)
Classification: 
Ritual Objects
Provenance: 

The Hunter Thompson Collection of Ancient Javanese Gold, Toronto, to 2008; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

John Miksic, Old Javanese Gold: The Hunter Thompson Collection at the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 209, fig. 74.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.