Bubut SatuSKU: IB1
This remarkable old double bird cage comes from the Indonesian island Lombok.
This type of ornamental cage is used as a bird trap for little birds. It opens into 2 cages so one bird can attract the other. An addtion thin bamboo stick smeared with a sticky substance is fitted into the frame to provide perch. Alighting birds are swiftly dispatched into the cage.
The cage is made with carved and stained wood, split bamboo and woven wires.
Height: 24 cm
Depth: 24 cm