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Container for Magical Substances (Perminangken?)

Date:
19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Sumatra
Culture:
Toba Batak people
Medium:
Wood, trade ceramic
Dimensions:
Height 10 in.
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Fred and Rita Richman, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.143.38a, b
Not on view
[Mark Felix, Brussels, Belgium, until 1977]; Fred and Rita Richman, New York, 1977–1988

Capistrano-Baker, Florina H. Art of Island Southeast Asia: The Fred and Rita Richman Collection in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1994, no. 23, pp.52-53, 126.

Feldman, J. Arc of the Ancestors: Indonesian Art from the Jerome L. Joss Collection at UCLA. Los Angeles: Fowler Museum at UCLA, 1994.



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