Rice Deity (Bulul)

Date:
19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Philippines, Ifugao province
Culture:
Ifugao
Medium:
Wood, fiber, shell
Dimensions:
H: 25 in. (63.5 cm)
Classification:
Wood-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Claudine and Francis Belmont, 1992
Accession Number:
1992.224
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 355
Collected by William G. Beyer, Luzon, Philippines; [Gambuk Enterprises, Pasay City, Philippines, until 1980]; Francis and Claudine Belmont, New York, 1980–1992

Kjellgren, Eric. Oceania: Art of the Pacific Islands in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York and New Haven: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2007, no. 151, pp. 255–256.

Kjellgren, Eric. How to Read Oceanic Art. How to Read 3. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2014, p. 96.