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Toradja ancestor figure or Tau-Tau
Sulawesi - Sadan Toradja
Height 74 cm
Collected Sulawesi 1985
Wealthered 'cave' patina
Tau-Tau were carved images of the dead housed in caves overlooking Toraja villages. They carried great spiritual significance protecting the village from all forms of evil and bad luck.