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A Silver Pectoral  (Marangga), West Sumba  19th Century CE

A Silver Pectoral (Marangga)

West Sumba 19th Century CE

Width: 18.5 cm
Length: 14 cm
Weight: 81 g

Such ornaments are regarded as house treasure with powerful magical power and are only used on special ceremonies.

Provenance

Private Collection, Colorado United States of America

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