Tun, Pig Trap Amulet
Iban Dayak, Borneo, Indonesia, 19th century
Previous collection: Max Itzikowitz, Paris
This is an exceptional example of a tun tun. The strong, expressive face
and curvilinear body are elegantly stylized. The well balanced proportions
of this tun tun.make it a masterly carving. The wood is very hard and
it has a dark crusty patina.
The height is 20.5 inches.
SOLD / IN 90