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Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Guardian Figure (Hampatong)

18th century

Wood

215.9 × 66.04 × 132.08 cm (85 × 26 × 52 in.) base: 9.5 × 50.5 × 50.5 cm (3 3/4 × 19 7/8 × 19 7/8 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.126
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Indonesia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Ngaju
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: J. Kerchache, Paris; A. Casanovas, Madrid. Seller: Casanovas

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