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Architectural Ornament (Singa)

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Sumatra
Culture:
Toba Batak people
Medium:
Wood, paint
Dimensions:
Height 43 in.
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Fred and Rita Richman, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.143.29
Not on view
[Ben Tursch, Brussels, Belgium, until 1977]; Fred and Rita Richman, New York, 1977–1988

Kjellgren, Eric. How to Read Oceanic Art. How to Read 3. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014.



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