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OLD ASIAN STATUE 28.7 XL KORWAR FIGURE Indonesia Oceanic Art Sculpture Artifact

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A SUPERSIZE XXXXL, old and spectacular piece of Oceanic Art, this Korwar Figure from Cenderawasih Indonesia stands 730mm tall. Beautiful aging, natural erosion and splits are visible on the wooden statue.

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korwar figure A small part of one arm is missing (please view my detailed photos below description) but otherwise this beauty is a must have statue, simply gorgeous! Circa 1960.

Korwar images served as supernatural intermediaries, allowing the living to communicate with the dead. When a family member died, his or her relatives summoned a carver, typically a religious specialist, who created a Korwar and enticed the spirit of the deceased to enter it.

Korwar imagery was highly conventionalized, depicting the ancestor in a seated or standing position with the robust head and arrow-shaped nose that are the hallmarks of Cenderawasih carving.

Height: 73 cm / 28.7 inches
Base: 23 x 26 cm / 9.1 x 10.2 inches
Weight: 9.1 kg / 20 lb
After packing: 14 kg /30 lb

Tribes of Borneo, Malaysia

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Combine shipping of 30% discount will be given on shipping of the next item. Only when combining shipment.

Therefore, shipping delivery and handling duration 8 to 10 working days

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Weight 14 kg
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  1. Tribal Art

    beautiful ornaments, museum quality, fast response and shipping.. well packed.. highly recommended.

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