An image of Golang Tangan (bracelet)

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Golang Tangan (bracelet)

Location
Not on display
Further information

Cast with the lost wax technique this two part bracelet is joined by pins. Unlike the other Batak bracelets in the collection this does not follow the spiral format and instead forms a continuous band with raised beading not dissimilar to certain bangles with inlaid stones found in Sulawesi.

Asian Art Department, AGNSW, July 2015

Place of origin
North Sumatra, Indonesia
Cultural origin
Toba Batak
Media
Jewellery
Medium
bronze
Dimensions
9.0 cm diam.
Credit
Christopher Worrall Wilson Bequest 2010
Accession number
534.2010