Carved wooden kareau figure, anthropomorphic, male

Made:
1880-1925

Carved wooden kareau figure, anthropomorphic, male and standing, painted, from Nicobar Islands, Bay of Bengal, 1880-1925

Details

Category:
Asian Medicine
Collection:
Sir Henry Wellcome's Museum Collection
Object Number:
A655620
Measurements:
overall weight: x x , , 7.1kg
type:
statues ethnography (indian), folk medicine (therapy), ethnography (indian), folk medicine (therapy), kareau, males and statues
credit:
Lowis, F.