Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Water Spout in the Form of a Makara

Period:
Central or Eastern Javanese period
Date:
ca. 10th century
Culture:
Indonesia (Java)
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
H. 5 11/16 in. (14.5 cm); W. 5 1/2 in. (14 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork
Credit Line:
Gift of John and Evelyn Kossak, The Kronos Collections, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.486.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 247
Mr. and Mrs. John Kossak , New York (until 1984; donated to MMA)
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C. "The Sculpture of Indonesia," July 4, 1990–November 4, 1990.

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. "The Sculpture of Indonesia," December 9, 1990–March 17, 1991.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Sculpture of Indonesia," April 21, 1991–August 1991.

Asian Art Museum of San Francisco. "The Sculpture of Indonesia," September 28, 1991–January 5, 1992.

Amsterdam. De Nieuwe Kerk. "The Sculpture of Indonesia," February 6, 1992–April 20, 1992.

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