Patong Pantak Guardian Figure 4454
West Borneo

Wood, glass

Mid 20th Century


This ancestor figure with outstretched arms frequently called a patong polisi, referring to a reported role as boundary marker, displays exceptional sensitivity and features expressive glass eyes. The white is wood-lichen patina, not pigment.

 

Price on request

 

Thomas Murray
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Thomas Murray :: Guardian Figure, West Borneo
Thomas Murray :: Guardian Figure, West Borneo
Thomas Murray :: Guardian Figure, West Borneo
Thomas Murray :: Guardian Figure, West Borneo