Hornbill cask earing - Dayak Modang

Ref : Dayak 240

Hornbill cask earing - Dayak Modang Splendid and very fine Hornbill cask earing collected from the Modang people of East Kalimantan, Borneo Island, Indonesia.

Single earring carved from the cask on top of the beak of the  Hornbill, mythological dragon figure on the top and Aso motifs on the side.


Length : 9 cm / 3,5 inches
Width : 5 cm / 2 inches
Height : 4 cm / 1.6 inches


Weight : 50 grams

Estimated age: Early 19th century