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Loan Object

Chest Ornament (Marangga)

19th–early 20th century

Gold with cinnabar

21.5 × 31 cm (8 7/16 × 12 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.744
Geography: 
Made in Sumba, Indonesia
Status: 
On view*
Culture: 
west Sumba
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Jewelry
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: B. Carpenter (2011-03-01)

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