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Weapon Handle with Ganesha

Eastern Javanese period
early 9th–14th century
Indonesia (Java)
H. 2 1/8 in. (5.5 cm)
Credit Line:
The Samuel Eilenberg-Jonathan P. Rosen Collection of Indonesian Gold, Bequest of Samuel Eilenberg and Gift of Jonathan P. Rosen, 1998
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 247
Jonathan P. Rosen , New York and Samuel Eilenberg, New York (by 1993 until d. of Eilenberg in 1998, bequeathed and donated to MMA)
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