Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Medicine Horn (Naga Morsarang)

19th century

Buffalo horn and wood, with hair, rattan, and resin

50 x 42.5 x 7 cm (19 11/16 x 16 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.) base: 25 x 10 x 14 cm (9 13/16 x 3 15/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.228
Culture: 
Batak
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Geography: 
Made in Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
On view*
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: P. Quimiot, Brussels; John A. Friede, New York.

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