Models of a mosque, palace and rice barn

Models of a mosque, palace and rice barn

Models of a mosque, palace and rice barn
Sumatra
19th century
Brass
Height 42 cm x width 14 cm x depth 14 cm (mosque, left), height 38 cm x width 39 cm x depth 21 cm (palace, centre), and height 27 cm x width 12 cm x depth 9 cm (rice barn, right)
Museum no. IS 451-1950
Bequeathed by Mrs E.S. Wilkinson

This set was part of a pioneering collection of South-East Asian metalwork that was acquired by R. J. Wilkinson, a former Deputy-Governor of the Straits Settlement.