Lot: 13


Indonésie - Sumatra occidental, Îles Mentawai

Provenance Taille Prix d’appel / Prix d'Estimation
H: 136 cm 1500 EUR / 3000 EUR

wood, blackish brown patina, lime, with ornamental contours and incised decorative motifs (hand), monkey skull at the bottom, missing parts, rep. base. The representation of hands serve as memorials for the dead. Generally such tokens are called "kirekat".