Figural stopper of a medicine receptacle, Karo-Batak, North Sumatra, Indonesia.
Stopper of a medicine receptacle "perminaken" in the shape of a sitting protective figure with tucked up legs.
Fine reddish brown patina, slightly dam., cracks. On wooden base.
Height without base: 17 cm - 16.7 inch.
Provenance: Robert van der Heyden, Amsterdam, Netherlands.