Antique Bugis Back Strap

$325.00

Description

Antique back strap loom from the sea-faring Bugis people. The Dutch colonials would tell the children “be good or the Bugis people will take you.” Eventually that became the “boogie man.” Comes with piece-specific black iron stand (not pictured). Hand carved, wood. Indonesia. 32” tall, 30″ long when on iron stand.

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