Dayak Ot Danum female ancestor figure

Ref : Dayak 156

Dayak Ot Danum female ancestor figure Powerful Dayak female ancestor figure "Hampatong" collected from the Ot Danum tribes of west Borneo, such statues were erected near the main house to commemorate a deceased relative and protect the family against malevolent spirits and decease, strong weathered lichen patina from age due to more than a century under the heavy tropical rains of Borneo.

Height : 92 cm / 36 inches


Estimated age: 1880-1900