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Shield

19th century

Wood and shell

66 × 11 × 9.3 cm (26 × 4 5/16 × 3 11/16 in.) base: 52.07 × 11.43 × 11.43 cm (20 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.889
Geography: 
Made in Moluccas, Indonesia
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
Moluccas
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.