Ifugao Wooden Leg Shaped Pestle Ex - Armand Labbe Collection
This carved wooden pestle still retains most of it's original woven rattan suspension strap and band. The 7 1/4" tall chunky limb has wear marks along it's underside and wear at the tips of it's toes as well as breaks in two out out of the three narrow strips of split rattan that form the suspension strap.
Formerly in the collection of the late Armand Labbe until his passing in 2005. Labbe was the head curator at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana, California.