Maternity Amulet Figure

Dayak, Bahau, Borneo, Indonesia
19th Century
Previous collection:
Walsharts, Belgium 1920’s

This magic figure is a superb example of Dayak art. The carving is extremely well done; with a classic Bahau face and a baby carved in detail placed upside down on the back of the figure. The patina is deep from handling and use.

This magic figure stands 5.25 inches tall.

SOLD / IN 2200