Baby swing element - West Borneo

Ref : Dayak 208

Baby swing element - West Borneo Charming zoomorphic bar from a baby swing hammock adorned with six playful animals, this object functioned as a retaining bar over the child's lap, the animals were sensitively carved to provide amusement to the baby.

Iron wood with dark patina of age and use.

Collected from the Dayak of west Borneo.

Length : 33 cm / 13 inches

Weight : 170 grams

Estimated age: 1920-1940