Finely crafted hair clip, carved in the recognizable Batak style. A rare high-class carved item, despite its small size, the item has vivid emotions in the expression on the face of the ancestor depicted on the clip. Probably the hairpin was also a charm protecting its owner. Quality Batak artifacts have rarely appeared on the tribal art market lately. North Sumatra, bataks, horn, traces of use.
Size: 18 см. Period: first half of XX century Price: €350