Borneo chief‘s wooden door

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Description from user:

This is a beautifully carved door from a traditional longhouse in Borneo.The size of 200x 90cm suggests that this was a chief‘s door.Very heavy,dark wood.Traditional carvings with white inlays.

Sourced from Borneo

Answered within about 8 hours
By Delia
Feb 20, 21:31 UTC
Fair Market Value
$700 - $1,000 USD
Suggested Asking Price $1,000 USD
What does this mean?

Hi Timo,

Thank you for contacting Mearto with your appraisal inquiry.
Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:

A Southeast Asian carved teakwood Chieftain's longhouse door
Borneo, late 19th Century
The front relief-carved with a mask with white-painted eyes and other white-painted elements
78 3/4 by 35 1/2 inches (200 x 90cm)
CONDITION: bowed and weathered
PROVENANCE: acquired from a gallery; by repute from a chieftain's longhouse
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.

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