Indonesian Tribal Art - Gunpowder Horn, Batak People, Sumatra

Home | New Items
Click on image below for larger photos

Gunpowder horn, salempang
Batak people, Sumatra
3 x 1.25 x 7 inches
Late 19th to early 20th century
Ex Marc Franklin collection

An old gunpowder horn, salempang, which would have been worn around the neck, has two small figures sitting above the singha head on the tip. Good condition, with a few stress cracks.


Home | New Items

back to top