dr1: Ancestral Shrine Vault Door.

Sa'dan Toraja people. Pana region, Sulawesi Island, Indonesia.
Nangka wood (jackfruit). H: 22" (55.9 cm). W: 19.5" (49.5 cm), D: 3.5" (8.9 cm).
Shrine door with buffalo motif in high relief and secondary spirials and circles carved in low relief. The buffalo motif represents wealth and abundance.
These motifs would have been reserved for the highest ranking village nobles.
Ex: Rodger Dashow collection, Boston, MA.

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