Vintage and Antique Tribal Art and Artifacts from The Americas.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Regional Art : Asian : Southeast Asian : Pre 1940 item #1241017 (stock #D38322)
michael cichon tribal arts
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These three, finely made, older examples of traditional Kenyah Dayak glass beadwork feature beautifully composed, decorative themes. Each is profusely laden with the spiraled horns, claws, jaws, and tails of the dragon associated with the underworld and fertility. The largest panel example here, a protective decoration for a baby carrier, shows the anthropomorphic face of a godly being surrounded by a complex but perfectly balanced array of dragon spirit symbolism...