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Old nias adu zatua #7 (IS007)

An old ancestor figure, called " Adu zatua ", from the Island of Nias, near Sumatra,made of hard wood with nice patina.

Adu zatua is a nias ancestor chief figure , represent a long deceased ancestor-chief and would have been displayed prominently inside a wealthy chief's house.as a protective device ,usually they were displayed above the floor and on top of a stand in a large room in the house .early 20th century . in excellent condition .museum piece.

Item Weight : 1.6kg
Dimension : 51cm x 13cm x 11cm

Price : 3,500.00 USD
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