Rice God Standing Woman (Ifugao)

Carved from one piece of wood, standing upright on a 6 cm high base, with arms hanging down and roughly indicated breasts. Head sits on thick neck; The mouth, nose and eyes are only superficially scratched. Ears are pierced for jewelry? On the top of the skull there is a round indentation in which the end piece of a bar of the granary has probably placed, because it is known from images that these figurative representations of supernatural powers are on the right and left of the front of the house, and mostly between the house floor and one Beams are embedded.

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Map    Museum of World Cultures in Frankfurt (Weltkulturen Museum)