Category: Indonesia

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 Explore The Collection Search for: Description “These bamboo vessels were used to carry water...
Skirt

Skirt

Name Here SKIRT Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Taman Dyak Place: Southeast Asia Media: Beads and pineapple fiber Dims: 14.7 x 32.5 in. (37.3 x 82.5 cm) Date: c. 1875 – early 20th C. Explore The Collection Search for: Description This panel features two design...
House Model

House Model

Asian HOUSE MODEL Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Toraja Place: Southeast Asia Media: Wood, bamboo, and pigment Dims: 28.25 x 33.5 x 8.5 in, (71.76 x 85.09 x 21.59 cm) Date: Mid 20th century Explore The Collection Search for: Description This pin is eye-catching. It’s...
Sword

Sword

Name Asian SWORD Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Mamasa Torajan Place: South Sulawsi Island Media: Wood, metal, rattan, horn Dims: 27 x 2.5 in. Date: Early 20th C. Explore The Collection Search for: Description The ambiguity that shrouds the Torajan sword fascinates...