Loan Object

Shield

19th century

Wood with horsehair, nassa shells, and possibly other shell

108 x 14 x 10 cm (42 1/2 x 5 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.821
Culture: 
Toraja
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Sulawesi, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
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