Rare Sa'dan Toraja, Rembon District, Tana Toraja Ancestral Shrine Vault Door, Sulawesi Island
height 24in (61cm), width 17in (43cm)
with human figure motif; nangka wood (jackfruit) with fine aged and weathered patina.
The figure has raised arms and wears his hair in a topknot, a symbol of nobility. Human figure motifs were reserved for the highest status noble families.