Old gunpowder or lime contianer, Belo, West Timor (DTT)

An old lime or powder container carved from water buffalo horn, with a horn stopper carved as a human face and decorated with beads. Beautiful, detailed carving on the face.The base of the container is carved from wood. Mid 2oth century. Please note, an old chip where the wooden base meets the horn, see enlarged jpegs. Stand for photogrpahy only, not included. Length 26 cm /10 inches

Price: 180.00 AUD
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