Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Ancestor Figure (Bulul)

16th–17th century

Wood

55 x 13.5 x 19 cm (21 5/8 x 5 5/16 x 7 1/2 in.) base: 24.5 x 18.5 x 5.5 cm (9 5/8 x 7 5/16 x 2 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.390
Culture: 
Ifugao
Period: 
16th–17th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in Luzon (North), Philippines
Status: 
On view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: J. Kerchache, Paris, France;

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