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Loan Object

Coffin-Lid Finial

19th century

Wood

89 × 53 × 4 cm (35 1/16 × 20 7/8 × 1 9/16 in.)
base: 11 × 45 × 14.5 cm (4 5/16 × 17 11/16 × 5 11/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2014.8.71
Geography: 
Made in Sulawesi, Indonesia
Culture: 
Toraja
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Seller: Palmieri (2012-05-14)

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