Loan Object

Funerary Shield

late 19th–early 20th century

Wood and metal

14 × 3 1/16 × 1 5/16 in. (35.6 × 7.8 × 3.4 cm) base: 5 1/2 × 3 × 2 in. (14 × 7.6 × 5.1 cm)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2019.12.447
Culture: 
Borneo
Period: 
19th–20th century
Classification: 
Ritual Objects
Geography: 
Made in Borneo, Sarawak, Malaysia
Status: 
Not on view
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