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U998.6.4
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Lontar Scroll)
Date (Execution) : c. 1970
Geographical Origin : Bali, Indonesia
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Medium / Material  : Wood; Ink; Rope; Metal Coins
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Object Type : scrolls (information artifacts)?
Visual Description : A Lontar (palm leaf scroll). Outside pieces of wood are delicately and finely carved with centre image of a flower in a triangle and two circular images of men or monsters. There are seven separate pieces of wood, each with a story board on one side and writing on the reverse. The designs are done in ink. There is a cord passed through the middle of the scroll with a metal coin on either end.
Accession # : U998.6.4
Width (cm) : 3.50
Height (cm) : 15.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Gerhard H. and Liana (nee Van Zuylen) Kuhn
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