A very fine carved stopper for a bamboo container. The figure is possibly the primeval female Tingai with on her lap a sirih box. She is very well carved and the carver had a great eye for detail.
Ngaju or Ot Danum
early 20th century, possibly older.
Size: 12,5 cm.
see also : Of Jars and gongs - Raymond Corbey
price in euro 550,-