MALE & FEMALE 390mm BATAK WARRIOR STATUE Ancestral Facial Sculpture Indonesia
A pair of authentic & old Batak Fertility Statue consisting a male and female Batak sculpture(note the breast breast on the female). Each carved from a single piece of hardwood trunk. Specially made stand is included. Good aging, split lines are visible due to natural aging, sold as shown but otherwise still very solid and in good condition. More beautiful in real life. Circa 1960-70.
Height(with stand): 48 cm / 18.9 inches
Statue only: Height 39 & 41 cm / 15.4 & 16.1 inches, Width 7 cm / 2.8 inches.
Total weight: 2.7 kg / 6.6 lb
After packing: 5.5 kg / 12 lb
Batak is a collective term used to identify a number of ethnic groups found in the highlands of North Sumatra Indonesia.
Toba Batak are known traditionally for their weaving, wood carving and especially ornate stone tombs. Their burial and marriage traditions are very rich and complex. The burial tradition includes a ceremony in which the bones of ones ancestors are re interred several years after death.
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