Tribal Art

Ritual container, Dayak, Borneo

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Ritual container, Dayak, Borneo

3,000.00

Ritual container, 3 ape skulls mounted with fibre on asiatic ceramic jar. Jawbones on beaded strings connected with skulls. Asiatic ceramic wasprestige objects in Dayak culture. One identical container was sold as a Dayak birth gift on a Australian auction some years ago.

H. 18 cm

Provenance: Albert Reumert Rasmussen 1926-1999, Denmark. Explorer, globetrotter, travelfilm producer and adventurer. Many years chairman in Denmarks adventurer club. Collected in situ.

1 500 €
 

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