BORNEO FIGURINE / spiritual figure commemorating the deceased. However, it is not always an ancestor but a more general representation guardian figure. Spiritual figure protects the living from the After-world. Kept indoors only, ironwood Borneo figurine, thus insect and termite free. Circa 1950-60.
Height: 50 cm / 19.7 inches
Base: 15 x 17 cm / 5.9 x 6.7 inches
Weight: 5.7 kg / 12.5 inches
After packing: 8 kg / 17 lb
Dayak tribes of Borneo, Asia. The Bahau is an ethnic group in West Kutai Regency, East Kalimantan, Indonesia. Therefore, they are the same tribes that carry the infamous Hudog Mask and Hudog Dance.
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