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Loan Object

Hat (Songko)

early 20th century

Lontar, gold-wrapped thread and fiber; plaited

8.5 × 18.5 × 15.5 cm (3 3/8 × 7 5/16 × 6 1/8 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.781
Geography: 
Made in Bone, Sulawesi, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Bugis
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Apparel/Costume
Provenance: 

Seller: Kinga a.k.a. Rudy Laurens (2011-03-01)

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