DAYAK CROWN 270mm BIRD STATUE Dayak Women Headdress Old Jewelry Sculpture

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$680.00 $400.00

A stunning artifact from the DAYAK BELU of Indonesia, featuring a crown / headdress made in the shape of a Belu Bird made from domestic water buffalo horn with both eyes studded with 1942 Nedel Indie coins.

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Description

Description

BIRD STATUE Circa 1960. Original condition, slightly broken at the birds head (sold as shown), otherwise this is a ONE & ONLY ARTIFACT & surely a masterpiece. For the Dayaks, Belu Bird provoke the feelings of devotion, human and divine.

BIRD STATUE Stand included.

The Dayak or Dyak or Dayuh are the native people of Borneo. It is a loose term for over 200 riverine and hill-dwelling ethnic subgroups, located principally in the central and southern interior of Borneo, each with its own dialect, customs, laws, territory and culture, although common distinguishing traits are readily identifiable. Dayak languages are categorised as part of the Austronesian languages in Asia. The Dayak were animist in belief; however, many converted to Islam and since the 19th century there has been mass conversion to Christianity. BIRD STATUE

Height with stand: 18 cm / 7.1 inches
Crown / Headdress only (H x W): 11.5 x 27 cm / 4.5 x 10.6 inches
Crown / Headdress (Front width): 13.5 cm / 5.3 inches

Weight: 0.4 kg / 0.88 lb

After packing: 1 kg / 2.2 lb

Shipping method: Shipping by courier, aramex
Combine shipping discount of 30% discount will be given on shipping of the next item. Only when combining shipment.
Shipping delivery and handling duration: 8 to 10 working days

BIRD STATUE

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1 review for DAYAK CROWN 270mm BIRD STATUE Dayak Women Headdress Old Jewelry Sculpture

  1. Tribal Art

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

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