Interesting Items - Vintage Collectibles & Folk Art

Manufacturer: Unknown
Nias, Indonesian Tribal Art - Male Female Effigies

20th Century

Nias Island is an island off the Western Coast of Sumatra

Size: Both figures - approx. 15 inches H x 2-1/4 x 1-3/4

Figures are shown in semi graphic detail

Condition: good to very good - the silver/nickel? finish has not covered all areas during firing. An area of 1/2 x 1/4 on front of female, small sliver of 1/2 inch on the upper torso of the male and he has a few pinprick sizes one on the front and 2 on the back. These are shown in photos.

The black bases are a magnetic metal . The figures are a non-magnetic metal.

Weight: each 1-3/4 lbs. for a total of 3-1/2 lbs.

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