Loan Object

Shield (Utap)

mid 18th–19th century

Wood, rotan, bamboo, polychrome, nails; carving, painting and binding

139 x 38 x 12 cm (54 3/4 x 14 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2014.8.70
Culture: 
Borneo
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Arms and Armor
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Indonesia
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

First known collector: an old Dutch collection; original collector served in NEI military in the 19th century. Seller: Thomas Murray (2013-03-17).

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