Batak House Panel, North Sumatra, Indonesia
Lot 2010
Batak House Panel, North Sumatra
US$ 1,500 - 2,000
€1,100 - 1,400
Lot Details
Batak House Panel, North Sumatra
30 by 14 1/4in (76 by 36cm)
of rectangular form with highly intricate incised curvilinear design above the face of a singa; fine aged and weathered light brown surface.

Cf. Feldman (1994: pp. 70-84) for a discussion of the Batak house and the meaning and iconography of the singa in Batak culture.

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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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