Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Male Ancestor Figure

possibly 16th–17th century

Wood

89 x 13 x 20.5 cm (35 1/16 x 5 1/8 x 8 1/16 in.) base: 17 x 20 x 13 cm (6 11/16 x 7 7/8 x 5 1/8 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.579
Culture: 
Babar
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in Babar, Moluccas, Indonesia
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: B. Tursch, Brussels

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