Loan Object

Pair of Ancestor Figures (Itara)

19th–early 20th century

Wood with cord

a - male: 12.5 x 2.5 cm (4 15/16 x 1 in.) b - female: 12 x 2.5 cm (4 3/4 x 1 in.) base: 0.5 x 9 x 2.5 cm (3/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 in.) 12.5 x 9 x 2.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.797
Culture: 
Atauro
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Geography: 
Made in East Timor
Status: 
Not on view
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