Figura strămoș (2) - Piatră - Atoni - Timor (west), Indonesia

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Figura strămoș (2) - Piatră - Atoni - Timor (west), Indonesia
2nd half 20th century - Bună

Dimensions: (from sx)
cm 21 x 8 x 8; cm 23 x 15 x 12; Weight: 1.65 kg; 3.9 kg

On offer are 2 ancestor figures, one made from fossilized coral stone and fixed on a stand, the other made from stone, and selfstanding. Carvings like these are linked to the cult of ancestors. From Atoni tribe of rural West Timor, Indonesia.


The wine bottle in the picture has the mere purpose to give an idea about the size of the objects.

Detaliile lotului
Total nr of items
2
Object
Figura strămoș
Grup etnic/ cultură
Atoni
Region/ country
Timor (west), Indonesia
Material
Piatră
Period
2nd half 20th century
Condition
Bună
Sold with stand
Nu
Dimensions
23×15×121 cm
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