Vintage Horse Betel Nut Lime Medicine Container Bronze Indonesian Folk Art

$ 289.00

Tribal stylized Primitive Sumatran Horse Betel Nut Lime Container, hand cast in bronze using the lost wax method by talented crafts people of Indonesia. The graceful lines have a beautiful ethnic tribal flair. The lid for this unique container is a stylized rearing horse which opens to a reveal a chamber for stashing medicines or betul nut.   Tribal designs decorate the sides of the horse.  The bronze was a lovely green verdigris patina. This is in the primitive style that you would find in North East Sumatra near lake Toba , from the Batak Tribal people.

  • This lovely sculpture is sure to please the collector of Asian or Indonesian art. Beautiful decorator piece on a side table or shelf as part of your eclectic decor.
  • Approx. size: 14" long X 10" tall x 5" wide
  • Handcrafted in Indonesia
  • Genuine bronze
  • Greenish verdigris coloration 
  • One of a Kind
  • Ships FAST from the USA

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