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Loan Object

Box Lid with a Dragon-Snake (Aso)

19th century

Wood with glass beads

7 7/8 × 2 3/8 × 1 3/16 in. (20 × 6 × 3 cm)
base: 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 × 3 1/8 in. (5 × 5 × 8 cm)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.324
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Indonesia
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Kayan or Kenyah
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Provenance: 

R. Burawoy, Paris; Thomas Jaffe

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.