PANGULUBALANG GUARDING STATUTE

Batak Toba Tribe, Sumatra

Height : 47,5 cm    Age : beginning of 20th Century

Materials :
wood, spikes, hair

Elegant guarding statue of gentle features called Pangulubalang after significant spirit who borrowed its owners power and energy. Spirit was present in resurgent mixture pupuk which were put to the square hole in the sculpture’s body.

Provenience :
French collection

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