Loan Object

Head Ornament (Fok)

early 20th century

Bark, shells, thread; carved, sewn

7 x 19 cm (2 3/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.693
Culture: 
Alor
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Geography: 
Made in Alor, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Dr. J. B. Luth, Hannover. Seller: Luth.

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