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Loan Object
Photo by Johan Vipper
Photo credit: Johan Vipper

Shield

19th century

Wood with porcelain

54 × 13.3 × 10 cm (21 1/4 × 5 1/4 × 3 15/16 in.) base: 13.9 × 13.9 × 32 cm (5 1/2 × 5 1/2 × 12 5/8 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.826
Geography: 
Made in Halmahera or Seram, Moluccas, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Halmahera or Seram
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Y. Ferrandin, Paris

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