13575. Easter Island Carved Wood Moai Tangata Ancestor Figure
Tourist, 20th century AD
Carved wood male figure of an ancestor, expressively rendered with large domed cranium, hollowed eye orbitals, projecting nose with flared nostrils, open teeth baring mouth and rounded chin. The torso with jutting and undulating ribs and arms along sides. Size: 16-1/4 inches (42cm)H. + custom base. Ex UK Collection.