Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Box Lid with a Dragon-Snake (Aso)

19th century

Wood with glass beads

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

Ex-collection: R. Burawoy, Paris

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