Yene Ancestor Statue, Maluku Tengarra, Leti islands, Indonesia

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A wooden statue of a seated female with arched brow ridge and deep set lentoid shaped eyes; large ears to the side wit the triangular mouth extended forward to form a beak. Two small breasts to the chest and long thin arms bent at the elbow and holding a rectangular panel. The legs drawn up and bent at the knees, legs crossed at the ankles. Seated on an oval base.

Height 101 cm

Property from a Dutch private collection

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