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U992.23.15
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Shield)
Date (Execution) : 20th Century
Geographical Origin : Sarawak, Malaysia
Cultural Group : Dayak
Style / Period :
Medium / Material  : Wood; Paint
Support / Technique : Carved; Painted
Object Type : shields (armor)
Visual Description : For general description see u992.23.13. This shield is black with white, red and yellow motifs. It is strictly symmetrical with two masks in centre in mirror-image with single mouth in center. Two sets of tusks or fangs extend from mouth.
Accession # : U992.23.15
Width (cm) : 22.30
Height (cm) : 112.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Colin and Gloria Mary Smith (nee Boroughs)
Artist Statement :