Hornbill cask earing
Ref : Dayak 244Splendid 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, typical amthropomorphic "godly" 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 grammes
Estimated age: early 20th century