Lot: 15

97th Auction

Coffin finial "aso"

Indonesia - Borneo, Dayak

Provenance Size Starting price / estimated price
Laurence Rathsack (1920-2008), Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA H: 8.1 inch 1000 EUR
plus 27 % commission, VAT, transport and insurance

wood, metal, pigment residues, base

This dragon-dog figure is probably an embodiment of "aso", a powerful emblem of Dayak culture.