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Ancestor Figure (Adu Zatua)

Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Indonesia, Sumatra, North Sumatra
Culture:
Ono Niha people or Batu Islands
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
Height 12 in.
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Fred and Rita Richman, 1988
Accession Number:
1988.143.62
Not on view
[Mark Felix, Brussels, Belgium, until 1977]; Fred and Rita Richman, New York, 1977–1988

Horsky, R. "Religiöse Holzplastik auf Nias." Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien vol. 53, part 1 (1942), pp. 374–98.

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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