Made in brass with ancient techniques by hand. By local artisans on the island of Timor in Indonesia.
Warriors get these plates upon their successful returns as a reward, and later worn as a symbol of prestige during ceremonies. Because the breast plates are highly valued in their tradition, they also presented as bride price in marriage contracts.
Dimensions: 0.75″ x 6.25″ x 6.25″
* Antique piece. Sell in used, pre-owned condition. Vintage and antique items by nature have variable amounts of wear, imperfections, signs of use, age and time. Perfectly imperfect. Condition shown as in pictures. Kindly contact us if you need more info. or detail pictures.
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