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Title

Granary door

circa 1940s


Artists

Unknown Artist


Details


Other Title

Atoni House Doors (Timor)


Date

circa 1940s


Materials used

carved wood


Dimensions

170.0 x 190.0 cm


Credit

Gift of Peter Court and family in memory of Dee Court 2008


Location

Not on display


Accession number

180.2008.a-f



Referenced in 3 publications

Bibliography


C. Cunningham, Bijdragen tot de taal-, land- en volkenkunde (Online), 'Order in the Atoni house. (Met 7 fig.)', pp. 34-68, Netherlands, 1964. Document available online at: http://www.kitlv-journals.nl/index.php/btlv/article/viewFile/2666/3427 (March 2012)

James F Fox, Inside Austronesian houses: perspectives on domestic designs for living, 'Chapter 6. Memories of Ridge-Poles and Cross-Beams: The categorical foundations of a Rotinese cultural design', Canberra, 1993.

Jackie Menzies, Look, 'The Asian Collection', pg. 12-13, Sydney, Mar 2009, 13 (colour illus.). This work is in the background of the image on page 13.