Category: Batak

Palm Wine Container

Palm Wine Container

Asian Palm Wine Container Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Batak Place: Indonesia, Karo Batak, N. Sumatra Media: Describe materials Dims:16 x 7 in. (41 x 18 cm) Date: c. 1920 Description: “These bamboo vessels were used to carry water or tuak, a much favored alcoholic...
Oracle

Oracle

Asian Oracle Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Batak Place: Sumatra, Indonesia Media: Bone Dims: 9.5 x 2 in. Date: late 19th or early 20th C. Description: Aurora Escobedo (Tesuque Pueblo), a Coe Hands-On student curator in 2018 studied this piece. This is what she...