Loan Object

Woman’s Pendant (Sipital)

late 19th–early 20th century

Mother-of-pearl with shells, beads, and string

26 x 31.5 x 1 cm (10 1/4 x 12 3/8 x 3/8 in.) base: 34 x 10.3 x 37.8 cm (13 3/8 x 4 1/16 x 14 7/8 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.416
Culture: 
Apayao or Kalinga
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Geography: 
Made in Luzon, Philippines
Status: 
On view*
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: S. Alpert, Dallas

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