Vintage Horse Betel Nut Lime Medicine Container Bronze Indonesian Folk Art
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
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