Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Shield

19th century

Wood and mother of pearl

57.6 x 10.3 x 10 cm (22 11/16 x 4 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.) base: 46 x 11.5 x 11.5 cm (18 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.380
Culture: 
Halmahera
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Halmahera, Moluccas, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Amsterdam (check)

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