ANTIQUE SERPENT STATUE Figure Animal Sculpture Asian Home Bar Furniture Enhancer

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HP 0537

Antique Serpent Guardian (Teripak / Dragon Serpent Snake) of the illusive Dayak Putussibau in Central Kalimantan, the elongated neck & tail(Creeper Vine / Berinjan curvilinear pattern) were placed on opposite ends of a Dayak home entrance as home protection against spirits during pregnancy, with each piece carved from single pieces of Ironwood(hardest wood in the world).

The Serpent is seen guarding an egg. Circa 1900, the tip end of the tail is chipped but otherwise everything else still in well taken care condition.
Highly rated primitive artifacts from Borneo!

Height(with stand): 27 & 46 cm / 10.6 & 18.1 inches
Width: 32 & 24 cm / 12.6 & 9.4 inches
Weight: 1.8 kg / 3.9 lb
After packing: 3.5 kg / 7.7 lb

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Item Details

Reference #:
HP0537
Quantity
1
Category
Antiquities
Department
Antiques
Year
1900s
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
x x
Weight
Unknown
Condition
The tip end of the tail is chipped but otherwise everything else still in well taken care condition.
Material