Standing ancestral figure, Borneo
Lot 86
Standing Ancestral Figure, Kontu (Kantu) Dayak Group, West Kalimantan, Borneo Island
Sold for US$ 3,125 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Standing Ancestral Figure, Kontu (Kantu) Dayak Group, West Kalimantan, Borneo Island
height 45 1/2in (114.5cm)
carved from hard wood with the proper right foot slightly forward and the arms hanging at the sides, the oval face delineated with large, hollowed circular eyes and diminutive mouth; varied dark-brown encrusted and weathered patina with severe erosion, indicative of significant age.
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  1. Fredric Backlar
    Specialist - African, Oceanic and Pre-Columbian Art
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