Asmat Statue 3
Where every statue that is created, is able to symbolize and animate the presence of the spirits of her or his ancestors. There are statues that depict grief, sadness, and happiness.
Another strength found in the Asmat statue is always describing other dimensions of natural life in the world, based on the character and beliefs of the sculptor. It is this belief that holds the life of the Asmat generation today, in memory of the values of the struggle for the lives of their ancestors.
Asmat statue, in the present for the Asmat tribe is a medium as a communication channel bridge, between ancestral spirits and the Asmat generation who are still alive. Where Asmat young people are given the trust to preserve the values, laws, customs and traditions of the ancestors so that they will not be eroded by the times.
Material : Made From One Piece Solid Wood. Trembesi Wood (Albizia Saman)
Dimension : L = 225, W = 44, H = 26 millimeter
Weight : 51 gram