Dayak baby carrier ‘Hornbill’


Dayak baby carrier ‘Hornbill’

Discover the elegance of Borneo’s rich cultural heritage with our Dayak baby carrier ‘Hornbill’. This exquisite carrier is handcrafted by Dayak artisans. Dayak woman used this authentic piece to carry their baby. The carrier is made of woven rattan and a wooden seat. The detailed beadwork shows traditional Dayak motifs and patterns that symbolise protection, prosperity, and beauty. A human like spiritual figure is shown at the center surrounded by hornbill birds.

Because of use and age small defects are visible.

Age: estimated age early 20th century
Height: 33cm
Width: 32cm
Depth: 16cm
Weight: approx. 800 gram

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