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Miscellaneous item one

This horse statue displays traditional carving from two distinct areas of West Timor NTT, this is a common practice in this area where a carver includes the traditional symbols of his wife's entity (clan) on to an carving along with those of his own family entity

Height : 116 cm

Width : 145 cm  Weight: 18 kg

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Miscellaneous item two

This very old stone statue was either made to appease the former Animistic Gods or as a Grave effigy

Height : 110 cm

Width : 34 cm  Weight: 11 kg

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Miscellaneous item seven

Finely detailed carving adorns the frame of this very old weaving aparatis which was used to pull the thread of the Ikat Weavings.

Height : 53 cm

Width : 55 cm  Weight: 4 kg

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Miscellaneous item eight

This rather large mask a more friendly demeanor than most and this means it was most probably used in children's ceremonies. The simple carving and horse hair moustache makes this an exceptional mask

Height : 37 cm

Width : 16 cm  Depth: 10 cm

Miscellaneous item nine

Ceremonial Drum covered in cow hide having a seated person as the base

Height : 85 cm

Width : 53 cm  Weight: 23 kg

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Miscellaneous item three

This very old stone statue was either made to appease the former Animistic Gods or as a Grave effigy effigy

Height : 103 cm

Width : 20 cm  Weight: 14 kg

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Miscellaneous item four

This ferocious mask is made of New Guinea Rosewood and is highly polished

Height : 30 cm

Width : 23 cm  Depth: 13 cm

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Miscellaneous item five

This "Evil Man" mask has real horse's hair for the beard. Most of the masks that were used here had a "scary" theme

Height : 30 cm

Width : 17 cm  Depth: 10 cm

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Miscellaneous item six

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Height : 30 cm

Width : 19 cm  Depth: 10 cm

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