SPECIAL ADVISORY: In accordance with Yale University’s revised COVID-19 protocols, the Yale University Art Gallery is closed to the public until further notice. Learn More

Loan Object
PrevNext1 of 2
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper
PrevNext2 of 2
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Container Stopper with Human Figures

19th century

Bamboo and wood

22.5 × 5 × 5 cm (8 7/8 × 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in.)
base: 6 × 5 × 5 cm (2 3/8 × 1 15/16 × 1 15/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.331
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Indonesia
Culture: 
Ngaju
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Other
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: A. Schoffel, Brittany, France.

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.