Created by Bapak Saul Tse from the wood carvers village of Hane in the central highlands of West Timor.
Bapak Tse has a special affinity for and desire to carve these totemic icon that represent a strong link to his ancestors and the islands past. We have a number of hand carved crocodiles from Mr Tse, just email us and ask.
Red cedarwood that will continue to deepen in colour with oiling and time.
46cm long x 4cm high.
18" long x 1.5" high.
Freight is additional. See Zz freight tables in the left hand categories column. Category A. Insurance and or tracking is additional. Freight prices are subject to change.
Because of the diameter of this treasure it must be sent as a parcel. You can put another item of similar weight into the parcel (remember to allow for the box and packaging) to maximize shipping.
For more information about Betel nut and its place in Timorese society please go to Julies site www.timortreasures.com/julie or clik link under paypal sign on the left top of home page and look under Culture in Timor.