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Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Mythical Dog Figure (Aso)

19th century

Wood

72.5 × 22 × 21 cm (28 9/16 × 8 11/16 × 8 1/4 in.)
base: 21 × 21 × 3 cm (8 1/4 × 8 1/4 × 1 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.548
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Malaysia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
probably Kayan
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: J. Hope, London; S. Alpert, Dallas. Seller: Alpert. Date acquired: 1982

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.