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Object Number: 82-20-1B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Bajau
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Sulu Archipelago
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Metal
Length: 153.3cm
Width: 28cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Sharf, 1982

Description

Grave marker base in the form of a boat. Carved decoration of the base in the curvilinear style known as okir. Much eroded; one half of the head worn away. Crack along back upright.


Bibliography:

[Book] Casal, Gabriel S. 1981. The People and Art of the Philippines. Type Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: pp. 177-178View Objects related to this Type Citation

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