FINE TRIBAL
and ETHNOGRAPHIC ART
of SOUTH EAST ASIA

 

 

Sumatra - Batak

 

 

Lamp 19th century
Karo Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Height 44cm

 

 

 

 

 

Staff tunggal panaluan early 20th century
Karo Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood, fibre and feathers
Height 86cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Staff tunggal panaluan early 20th century
Karo Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood, fibre and hair
Height 123cm

 

 

 

Lute hasapi early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Length 81cm

 

 

 

 

 

Sword piso 19th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood, iron and rattan
Length 67cm

 

 

 

 

Sword piso 19th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood, iron and silver
Length 48cm

 

 

 

 

Ammunition holder paru-paru 19th century
Karo Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved buffalo horn
Length 19cmm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ammunition holder paru-paru
Karo Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved buffalo horn
Length 21cm

 

 

 

 

 

Stopper for medicine container guri-guri 20th century
Karo Batak
Carved wood
Height 21 cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Stopper for medicine container guri-guri 20th century
Karo Batak
Carved wood
Height 15 cm Sold

 

 

 

 


Stopper for medicine container guri-guri 20th century
Karo Batak
Carved wood
Height 9cm

 

 

 

 

 

Medicine container perminaken 19th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood, gourd and woven fibre
Height 31cm

 

 

 

Medicine container perminaken 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood, gourd and woven fibre
Height 34cm

 

 

 

Medicine container perminaken 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood, gourd and woven fibre
Height 21cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Magic Figure debata ribu-ribu early 20th century
Toba Batak
North Sumatra
Height 37cm

 

 

 

Pair of charm figures early 20th century
Toba Batak
North Sumatra
Height 11 & 11.5cm Sold



 

 

 

Book pustaka 19th Century
Toba Batak
North Sumatra
Bark and pigment
Height 12cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Book pustaka 19th Century
Toba Batak
North Sumatra
Bark and pigment
Height 7cm Sold

 

 

Book pustaka 19th Century
Toba Batak
North Sumatra
Bark and pigment
Height 33cm Sold

 

 

 

Singa pair early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Height 47 and 48cm

 

 

Singa pair early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Height 33 and 34cm

 

 

 

 

Rice barn door pintun jambur Door early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Height 98 cm

 

 

 

Architectural panel munung early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Height 94cm

 

 

 

Architectural panel munung early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Height 60cm

 

 

 

Architectural panel munung early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Height 74cm

 

 

 

House element early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Length 92cm

 

 

 

 

House element early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Length 80cm

 

 

 

 

House element early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Length 68cm

 

 

 

 

House element early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Length 81cm

 

 

 

 

House element early 20th century
Toba Batak people
North Sumatra
Carved wood
Length 63cm

 

 

 

Container abal-abal 19th - early 20th century
Karo Batak
Bamboo and wood
Height 12cm

 

 

 

 

Container abal-abal 19th - early 20th century
Karo Batak
Bamboo and rattan
Height 16cm

 

 

 

 

Container abal-abal 19th - early 20th century
Karo Batak
Bamboo, wood and horn
Height 16cm

 

 

 

 

Lime container early 20th century
Karo Batak
Bamboo, wood and horn
Height 18cm

 

 

 

 

Pair of lime container tagan early 20th century
Karo Batak
Bamboo, wood and horn
Height 18cm

 

 

 

 

Container kitang early 20th century
Karo Batak
Bamboo, wood and horn
Height 32cm

 

 

 

Earring padung 19th century
Karo Batak
North Sumatra
Silver with gold inlaid design
Height 15.5 cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Pair of earrings karadu kudung-kudung 19th - early 20th century
Karo Batak
North Sumatra
Gilded silver
Height 13.5cm

 

 

 

Pair of earrings karadu kudung-kudung 19th - early 20th century
Karo Batak
North Sumatra
Gilded silver
Height 13cm


 

 

 

Belt 19th century
Batak
North Sumatra
Silver
Length 84m

 

 

 

 

Belt 19th - early 20th century
Batak
North Sumatra
Silver
Length 78 cm

 

 

 

 

Bracelet 19th – early 20th century
Toba Batak
North Sumatra
Brass
Width 9cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Necklace kalung berahmeni 19th century
Karo Batak
North Sumatra
Silver
Length 53cm, 43cm, 34cm

 

 

Ring cincin tapak gaja early 20th century
Karo Batak
North Sumatra
Gilded silver
Height 4cm Sold

 

 

Lampung

Ceremonial cloth tampan
Paminggir people
Lampung, South Sumatra
Early 20th century
79 x 51cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Ache

 

Keris early 20th century
Probably Ache
Wood Iron Brass
Lenght 35cmn Sold

 

 

Keris 19th to early 20th century
Probably Ache
Wood Iron Brass
Lenght 44cm

 

 

 

 

 

Kendi early 20th century
Ache
Terracotta
Height 21 and 26cm

 

 

 

 

Sold

Textile 20th century
Ache
Cotton
Height 40cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Nias

 

 

 

 

Gold balance in wooden box faliera mid 20th century
Nias
Carved wood, white metal, brass, ratten and string

 

 

 

 

 

Shaman’s magic box 19th - early 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 17cm

 

 

 

 

 

Coconut grater early 20th century
Nias
Carved wood and iron
Length 70cm

 

 

 

 

Dog 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 41cm

 

 

 

 

 

Figure adu siraha salawa 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 41cm
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Figure adu siraha salawa 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 50cm

 

 

 

 

Ladle early - mid 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 51cm

 

 

 

 

Pestles early 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 41cm & 38cm

 

 

 

 

Stool early - mid 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 40cm

 

 

Stool 19th century
Nias
Carved wood
Height 20cm

 

 

 


Bowl early - mid 20th century
Nias
Carved wood
Lenght 58cm

 

 

 

 

Necklace early - mid 20th century
Nias
Silver
Lenght 67cm

 

 

 

 

 

Vessels early - mid 20th century
Nias
Rattan, wood and bamboo
Length 13 - 21cm

 

 

 

 

Mentawai

 

 

 

 

Turtle Float ramau 20th century
South Siberut
Mentawai
Carved wood
Height 73cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

Turtle Float ramau 20th century
South Siberut
Mentawai
Carved wood
Height 56cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Turtle Float ramau 20th century
South Siberut
Mentawai
Carved wood
Height 67cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

Borneo - Dayak

 

 

 

Mask hudoq early - mid 20th century
Keyan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan, Borneo
Carved wood, pigment, rattan, beads and mirror
Height 48cm

 

 

 

 

 

Mask hudoq early - mid 20th century
Keyan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan, Borneo
Carved wood, pigment, rattan and mirror
Height 46cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

Figure hampatong early - mid 20th century
Keyan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan, Borneo
Carved wood
Height 147cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Post top hampatong early – mid 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood
Height 44cm

 

 

 

 


Baby carrier hallat 20th century
Keyan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan, Borneo
Beads, rattan, wood, shell and brass bells
Height 28cm


 

 

 

 

 

Baby carrier ba’ early to mid 20th century
Bahau Dayak people
East Kalimantan, Borneo
Carved wood, rattan, beads and brass bells
Height 32cm


 

 

 

 

 

Coconut bowl early - mid 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Coconut shell
Height 14cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 


Seated figure early - mid 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood
Height 26cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rice spoon early - mid 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood
Height 33cm

 

 

 

 

 

Sword mandau early 20th century
Keyan people
East Kalimantan, Borneo
Iron, wood, bone , antler, fibre and shell
Length 70cm

 

 

 

 

 

Tool handle early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood, horn, bone and iron
Height 20cm

 

 

 

 

 

Tool handle early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood, horn, bone and iron
Height 20cm

 

 

 

 

 

Tool handle early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood, horn, bone and iron
Height 17cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tool handle early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood, horn, bone and iron
Height 20cm

 

 

 

 

 

Tool handle early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood, horn, bone and iron
Height 17cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tool handle early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood, horn, bone and iron
Height 17cm

 

 

 

Knife handle early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood
Height 37cm

 

 

 

 

 

Head ornament early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Brass
Height 13cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Tattoo stamp early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Carved wood
Height 12cm Sold

 

 

 

Charm early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Wood
Lenght 10cm Sold

 

 

 

Stopper early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Wood
Height 10cm Sold

 

 

 

Charm early to mid 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Wood
Height 7cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Charm early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Wood
Height 14cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Charm early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Wood
Height 13cm

 

 

 

Two charms early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Wood
Height 20cm Sold

 

 

Charm early 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Wood
Height 13cm Sold

 

 

 

Charms 20th century
Kayan/Kenyah people
East Kalimantan
Horn
Height 7 -8cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuntun early 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 48cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuntun early - mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 56cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuntun early - mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 55cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuntun early 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 52cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuntun early 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 58cm

 

 

 

 

Tuntun early 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 45cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bird trap early 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 62cm

 

 

 

 

Bird trap early - mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 53cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Medicine container lupong manang early 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood, bark and rattan
Height 20cm

 

 

 

 

 

Female figure agom early to mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 50cm

 

 

 

 


Figure female mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 40cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rice guardian pair agom early to mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 42 cm 35cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rice guardian figure agom early to mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood
Height 50 cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Figure early to mid 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Carved wood with glass eyes
Height 22cm Sold

 

 

 


 

Paddle 19th – early 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Wood
Height 107cm

 

 

 

Basket 20th century
Iban people
Sarawak
Wood
Height 67cm

 

 

 

 

Sulawesi - Toraja

 

 

 

 

Door, 19th century
Sa’dan Toraja people
South Sulawesi
Carved wood with lichen patina
Height 50 cm

 

 

 

 

Door, 20th century
Sa’dan Toraja people
South Sulawesi
Carved wood
Height 50 cm

 

 

 

 

 

Food dish Dulang, early 20th century
Sa’dan Toraja people
South Sulawesi
Carved wood, with buffalo horn
Height 24 cm

 

 

 

Bowl with two spoons, early 20th century
Sa’dan Toraja people
South Sulawesi
Carved wood
Lenght bowl 28cm spoons 16 and 17.5cm

 

 

 

 

Spoon, early 20th century
Sa’dan Toraja people
South Sulawesi
Carved wood
Height 14 cm Sold

 

 

Spoon, early 20th century
Sa’dan Toraja people
South Sulawesi
Carved wood
Height 16cm Sold

 

 

Spoon, early 20th century
Sa’dan Toraja people
South Sulawesi
Carved wood
Height 16.5cm Sold

Head ornament sangori early 20th century
Central Sulawesi
Stamped brass
Width 20cm

 

 

 

 

 

Head ornament sangori early 20th century
Central Sulawesi
Stamped brass
Width 23cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 


Zoomorphic figure
Napu people
Central Sulawesi
Terra cotta
Height 36cm

 

 

 

 

Zoomorphic figure
Napu people
Central Sulawesi
Terra cotta
Height 25cm

 

 

 

 

 

Zoomorphic figure
Napu people
Central Sulawesi
Terra cotta
Height 30cm

 

 

 

 

Zoomorphic figure
Napu people
Central Sulawesi
Terra cotta
Height 23cm

 

 

 

 

Zoomorphic figure
Napu people
Central Sulawesi
Terra cotta
Height 41cm

 

Zoomorphic head
Napu people
Central Sulawesi
Terra cotta
Length 17cm

 

 

 

Silver curtain hook 19th - early 20th century
Collected Sulawesi
Straits chinese silver
Silver gilt
Height 24 cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Earrings 19th - early 20th century
Straits Chinese silver
Collected Sulawesi
Silver
Height 4cm, 4cm , 3.5 cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bali

 

 


Cow early 20th century
Bali
Wood
Height 34cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Flores

 

 

 

 


Male and Female ancestor figure Ana Deo early 20th Century
Nage people,
Flores
Carved wood
Height 65cm & 73cm Sold

 

 

 

 


Male and Female ancestor figure Ana Deo early 20th Century
Ngada people,
Flores
Carved wood
Height 8.5cm & 8.5cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

Female ancestor figure Ana Deo early 20th Century
Lio people
Flores
Carved wood with red trade cloth
Height 27cm

 

 

 

 

 

Male and Female ancestor figure Ana Deo early 20th Century
Lio people
Flores
Carved wood with red trade cloth
Height 35cm & 36cm.

 

 

 

Male and Female ancestor figure Ana Deo early 20th Century
Lio people
Flores
Carved wood with shell eyes
Height 60cm & 72cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

Male ancestor figure early 20th Century
Lio people
Flores
Carved wood
Height 23cm

 

 

 

 

 

Female house post finial Ana Deo early 20th Century
Nage people
Flores
Carved wood
Height 43 cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wall board early 20th century
Ngada people
Flores
Carved wood
Height 110 cm

 

 

 

 

 

Pendant taka early 20th century
Ngada people
Flores
Silver
Height 6cm, 5.5 cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

 

Earrings wea early 20th century
Lio people
Flores
Silver some with black thread still attached.
Height 5cm, 5cm, 3.5cm, 3.5cm


 

 

 

 

Sumba

 

 

 

Roof finials early to mid 20th Century
Kodi
West Sumba
Carved wood
Height 77cm & 79cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Wooden bowl, early to mid 20th Century
West Sumba
Carved wood
Height 90cm

 

 

 


 

 

Tobacco cutter early-mid 20th Century
Kodi
West Sumba
Carved wood and buffalo horn
Height 59cm

 

 

 

 

 

Cotton block, early to mid 20th Century
Kodi
West Sumba
Carved wood
Height 36cm

 

 

 

 

 

Chopping block with anthropomorphic element early to mid 20th Century
Kodi
West Sumba
Carved wood
Height 37cm

 

 

 

 

Lute, early to mid 20th Century
Kodi
West Sumba
Carved wood
Height 41cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loom element early-mid 20th Century
West Sumba
Carved wood
Height 32cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Loom elements early to mid 20th Century
West Sumba
Horn
Length 14cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Female figure mid 20th century
Sumba
Carved wood
Height 38cm Sold

 


 

 

Knife early to mid 20th century
West Sumba
Carved wood and iron
Height 48cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Knife early to mid 20th century
West Sumba
Carved wood, buffalo horn and iron
Height 37cm

 

 

Knife handle early to mid 20th century
West Sumba
Carved wood, buffalo horn and iron
Height 37cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mamouli with monkeys 19th - early 20th century
East Sumba
Gilded Silver
Height 7cm

 

 

 

Mamouli floral design 19th - early 20th century
East Sumba
Gilded Silver
Height 4.5 cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mamouli with stylised rooster head design early to mid 20th century
East Sumba
Height 7 cm
Brass

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mamouli with rooster design early to mid 20th century
East Sumba
Height 7.5 cm
Brass

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mamouli with rooster design early to mid 20th century
East Sumba
Height 6 cm
Brass and copper

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mamouli with spiral design early to mid 20th century
East Sumba
Height 7 cm
Brass

 

 

 

 

 

Mamouli with rooster design early to mid 20th century
East Sumba
Silver
Height 8cm

 

 

 

 

 

Mamouli or woridi early 20th century
Sumba
Height 5.5 cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

Timor

 

 

 

Mask early to mid 20th century
Antoni people
West Timor
Carved wood
Height 46cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mask early to mid 20th century
Antoni people
West Timor
Carved wood
Height 37cm

 

 

 

 

 

Sword 19th century
Central Timor
Horn, iron, animal hair
Length 64cm

 

 

 

 

Timor spoons early 20th century
Atoni people
Timor
Horn
Length 19.5cm, 12cm Sold

 

 

 

 

 

Comb early to mad 20th century
Timor
Horn
Height 17cm

 

 

 

Hair pins early to mad 20th century
Tetum people
Timor
Horn
Length 13cm – 17cm

 

 

 

Breastplate with motif worked in repousse 19th – early 20th century
West or Central Timor
Silver
Width 9cm

 

 

 

 

 

Breastplate with central bose 19th – early 20th century
West or Central Timor
Silver
Width 14cm

 

 

Breastplate 19th – early 20th century
West or Central Timor
Silver
Width 14cm Sold

 

Breastplate 19th – early 20th century
West or Central Timor
Silver
Width 15cm


 

 

Bracelet 19th – early 20th century
West or Central Timor
Silver
Height 7.5cm

 

 

 

 

 

Bracelet 19th – early 20th century
West or Central Timor
Silver
Height 6.5cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

Earrings 19th – early 20th century
Tetum people
Central Timor
Silver
Cast silver earrings with tight spiral designs
Height 6.5cm, 6cm 4cm, 4cm

 

 

 

 

 

Earrings 19th – early 20th century
South Moluccas Tanimbar
Silver
Height 2cm

 

 

Pendant 20th century
South Moluccas Tanimbar
Bronze
Height 7cm Sold

 

 

 

 

Philippine Islands

 

 

 

 

Spoons early 20th century
Ifuago Northern Luzon
Carved wood
Height 11- 13cm forth spoon sold

 

 


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