WOODEN ALTAR 590mm Rare Dayak Bahau Ironwood Tray Statue Figure Figurine Sculpture Worship

(1 customer review)

$1,650.00

Rare piece, worship altar / tempat lilin Dayak Bahau. Carved entirely of Ironwood, eyes studded with old seashell. Centerpiece for candle burning.

SKU: HP0635 Category:
Description

Description

WOODEN ALTAR / Tempat Lilin Bahau with each opposite end decorated with Petara / Pagan God. A one and only worship tray during the Gawai Rites. Spiritual figurine protecting the living from the After-world. Circa 1950-60, the wooden altar is in excellent aged condition, Ironwood.

Length: 59 cm / 23.2 inches
Height(base to top): 17 cm / 6.7 inches

Width: 30 cm / 11.8 inches

Weight: 9.8 kg / 21.5 inches
After packing: 12.5 kg / 27 lb

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.

I will ship via Courier Service(5-7 working days) worldwide, insured.

Reviews (1)

1 review for WOODEN ALTAR 590mm Rare Dayak Bahau Ironwood Tray Statue Figure Figurine Sculpture Worship

  1. galvin yeo

    beautiful carvings and home decoration, will buy again

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