It is a bullet-holder made/used by the Batak (Sumatra) !
hardcorebill70 <hardcorebill@...> wrote:
dear group i have some new objects in my colection i hope somebody can
help me out with this, its a horn, it"s 18 cm long its verry well
carved i think it"s from indonesia (asmat but i'm not sure)it has an
verry big mouth and a rope attached to it.
the top of the horn is closed with a cover of wood.
can someone tell me what it is, and what it's used for????????
2) statute of a man called chef mpoyo, it's 30 cm long with animal
hide and a small amulette.
maybe someone can tell me some more abouth chef mpoyo, wich tribe, and
when he lived. thanks in forehand greetigs bill
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