CARVED WOOD 670mm Borneo Panel Aso/Naga Painting Wall Hanging Statue Figure Sculpture

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$695.00

Antique piece, artifact, an Aso Creature carved out from Ironwood(hardest wood worldwide). Aso is a mythical animal that combines attributes of the dog and dragon in a single creature, known as Aso in Borneo. This animal signifies protection and status amongst the Dayak Kayan tribe.

Description

Description

CARVED WOOD / Borneo panel of an Aso Naga. Circa 1940, due to aging the carved wood panel has split lines as shown, but otherwise it is a lovely Borneo piece to add to your wall collection. A prowess mythical object for the Dayak Kayan warriors.

Size: 29 x 67 cm / 11.4 x 26.4 inches
Thickness: 2.5 cm / 1 inch

Weight: 4.2 kg / 9.2 lb
After packing: 5.5 kg / 12 lb

Wikipedia: 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. The Dayak were animist in belief such as the mythical creature Aso; however, many converted to Islam and since the 19th century there has been mass conversion to Christianity.

Indonesia, Asia

Shipping by Aramex courier. Therefore, delivery and handling duration 8 to 10 working days.

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1 review for CARVED WOOD 670mm Borneo Panel Aso/Naga Painting Wall Hanging Statue Figure Sculpture

  1. galvin yeo

    beautiful ornament from Borneo, thank you so much

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