An iron dog-collar with sharp steel pins.
These collars were used in Nepal and Tibet to protect the dogs against wolves and other predators. Early 20thcentury. Middle 18cm.
From the collection of my good friend, the late Jean-Luc Cortes. R.I.P. (Paris / Kathmandu)
Traveler, expert and lover of the primal art of Nepal.
Writer of the great book: “The Primitive Statuary of Western Nepal”.
Please ask for price.