Baby swing hammock holder

Ref : Dayak 165

Baby swing hammock holder Wooden hammock holder or baby swing made from iron wood and engraved with traditional motifs believed to protect the child from malevolent spirits.

Collected from the Dayak bahau of east Borneo.

Length : 42 cm / 16.5 inches

Weight : 350 grams

Estimated age: Early 20th century