figure (ritual & belief: representations)

Human figures (wood). Twin dolls for dancing basket. Wooden figure of a male and a female, side by side. Male and Female figure standing side by side facing forward with arms by sides. Only body above the hips is carved, the rest is a block of wood. Black paint marks eyebrows, hair and V on the male's chest. Worn in dancing basket. Ht. 8 ½" Wth. 4". Konyak Naga. (Hills)

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