Champa altar to be displayed in New York

An 9-10th century Champa House Altar will be displayed in the New York Museum (?) from February to May.

Champa altar house to be displayed at New York Museum
Saigon Giai Phong, 17 Jan 2010

The anitque Van Trach Hoa altar house has been chosen for display at the New York Museum in New York, the US, from February 2 to May 2, said a representative of the History and Revolution Museum of Thua Thien Hue Province.

The altar house was found in 1991 at Van Trach Hoa temple, Phong Thu commune, Phong Dien district.

Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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