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Mombaki sacrificial boar skull - Bone, Wood - Ifugao - Ifugao, Philippines

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Mombaki sacrificial boar skull - Bone, Wood - Ifugao - Ifugao, Philippines

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Late 20th century - Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear

Object: Mombaki sacrificial boar skull
Ethnic group/ culture: Ifugao
Region/ country: Ifugao, Philippines
Material: Bone, Wood
Period: Late 20th century
Condition: Fair condition, used with visible signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 25×36×25 cm

Decorative tribal object from the Philippines. Real boar skull, fixed on a kind of mat. It is a wild boar sacrificed by the Mombaki, Shaman of the Ifugao. These kind of objects are still hung in the house of the Shaman.
Period: last quarter of the 20th century.

The Ifugao are known for their past as headhunters. The two main reasons for the Ifugao for head hunting were: honour revenge and prestige. The practices of headhunting belongs to the past since a century. The traditions of the Ifugao are still maintained.

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  • item was just as described! had a few customs problems but not the sellers fault but the seller was allways prompt on responding. thank you.

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