jc1: Ancestral Shrine.

Ga'ay Dayak (Modang). East Kalimantan, Borneo Island, Indonesia.
Wood, pigments, metal, shells. L: 84.6" (215 cm), W: 17.75" (45 cm), H: 17.75" (45 cm). 18th to 19th century.
Rare, complete ancestral shrine with original lid. There are two guardian figures, one looking inwards, representing a dragon, the other looking outwards,
representing a monkey. The sides are painted, including one intact image of a dragon (image a). The lid is carved in low relief with abstract scroll work.
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