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Toradja ancestor figure or Tau-Tau

Toradja ancestor figure or Tau-Tau

Toradja ancestor figure or Tau-Tau

Toradja ancestor figure or Tau-Tau



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Item-Number:

850101

Item-Description:

Toradja ancestor figure or Tau-Tau

Medium:

Wood

Origin:

Sulawesi - Sadan Toradja

Dimensions:

Height 74 cm

Age:

19th century

Provenence:

Collected Sulawesi 1985

Condition:

Wealthered 'cave' patina

Notes:

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.



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