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Lot 0013
  • 22 Sumatra, Batak Singha
  • Date: E. 20th c.
  • Size: 18 1/2"x 6 1/2"
  • Toba Batak, Sumatrah century The word 'Singa' has its root in Sanskrit and literally means 'lion'.  However, in Batak art and cosmology, the Singa is a composite mythological animal representing the totemic serpent spirit and serves as mount for the venerated ancestors, thereby forming a link between the underworld of the spirits and the upperworld of the gods - via the realm of men residing in the middleworld.

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  • Location: This item ships from New Mexico

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  • Condition

    condition - shows wear consistent with age as shown in photo.

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    Sumatra, Batak Singha

    Estimate $1,000 - $1,200Aug 8, 2018
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