GROUP OF PHILIPPINE BOAR'S TUSK ARMLETS & PENDANTS

 

Origin:  Northern Philippines, Bontoc/ Ifugao     (Provenance: Beyer family collection.  By descent through the family.  Acquired from Dr. Henry Otley Beyer's Granddaughter.  Dr. Beyer has been recognized as "The Father of Philippine Anthropology")

Period/Date: Early 20th century

Materials:  boar's tusks, rattan

Description:  Here's a group undecorated early "tangkil" armlets together with two pendants.   In good condition showing various patinas and wear patterns.  The one in the upper left corner has a later rattan band mixed with wire.  Sold as a group.

Dimensions:    Width 2 5/8"- 4.5"  (6.5- 11.5 cm)

Price: SOLD       

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

 

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