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Heirloom Chest (Hombung)

19th century

Wood

exterior case: 105.41 x 220.98 x 87.63 cm (41 1/2 x 87 x 34 1/2 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.174
Culture: 
Batak
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Wood
Geography: 
Made in Sumatra, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
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