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Item-Number:

841001

Item-Description:

Iron receptacle (Pesihungan) in the form of the mythical Nagga

Origin:

South Sumatra - Kroe

Dimensions:

Length 76 cm

Age:

pre 1700

Provenence:

Collected Sumatra 1984

Condition:

Weathered patina

Notes:

Used in the South Sumatran Lampung coming of age ritual of tooth filing and blackening. Form is known to have influenced European modern art of the early 1900's c.f. Picasso.


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POA

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