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Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Ancestor Panel with Abstract Design

19th century

Fern wood

220 × 50 × 13 cm (86 5/8 × 19 11/16 × 5 1/8 in.) base: 16 × 23 × 23 cm (6 5/16 × 9 1/16 × 9 1/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.9
Geography: 
Made in Seram, Moluccas, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Seram
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: B. Lueth, Hannover; A. Casanovas, Madrid

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