Horse Head of Sumbawa

LE BEL OBJET

CSE130322011

A symbol of social status and wealth - horses hold great significance within the Sumba society. Hand-carved by local artisans using traditional techniques, this horse head is made of Jackfruit Wood.

Each beauteous piece is disctint by nature which provides ordinary but noticeable fissures adding a charming hint of ageing to the wood.

This beautiful piece measures 59cm in height (stand inclusive), 38cm in length and 13cm in width.


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