Majapahit pottery head, ancient Java, 15th century


Majapahit terracotta head of a lady with tall hairstyle, large disks applied to her ears.
Majapahit empire,
Ancinet Java,
15th century

head 6cm;
total14.5cm tall

The Majapahit Empire controlled vast areas of South East Asia in the 14th-15th century from their kingdom in East Java.
The surviving pocket of this culture can be found on the island of Bali, where their art form can still be seen.

Provenance: Old Australian Collection, 20th century




Sold - let us find you another

SKU: 1005320 Categories: ,