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Borneoartifact Item Number: HP 0509
Perhaps the finest Authentic Hornbill Statue from a Sarawak Traditional Dayak Settlement / Rumah Panjai / Longhouse.
The Sacred Burung Kenyalang originated from the Sri Aman District(about 2.5hours from Kuching city where I live) and belonged to one of the longhouses then, decorated with tied motifs of Tree Of Life(towering colorful back of the bird) and a WWII warrior soldier(with various medals), flanked with his other family members at the tail of the hornbill.
Tip end of the tail is decorated with a miniature Pua Kumbu / ritual cloth of a Petara Spirit, this protects the living from the dead.
Im estimating the sculpture to age between 1946-60, of which the sculpture was made to honor the hero after the 1945 holocaust.
A detachable bird.
Length:177 cm / 69.7 inches
Height: 93 cm / 36.6 inches
Width: 26 cm / 10.2 inches
Weight: 8.2 kg / 18 lb
Volumetric weight(LxHxW/5000): 70 kg
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