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19th Century Published Authentic Ifugao Tribal Head Hunter Warriors Shield

Lot: 107

Circa 1870.
Hand-carved from a single piece of wood, reinforced with four rows of woven horizontal rattan, recessed handle to the back.
Collection catalog number reads 1354a. Two red stickers read David Howard Tribal Art.
Approximate dimensions: 41 high x 15 1/4 inches wide..
Provenance: Published in the book entitled The Last Filipino Head Hunters p.61. Similar examples, ibid, page 14.
Condition: No apparent loss or repair, general wear from tribal use.

Up for Auction on September 25, 2020

Estimate: $1,000 - 1,500

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