In front of the chief’s house in Lahus Satua are two dao-dao, rectangular sculptured stone stools for man, two gowe ni’ogazi, mushroom-shaped seats for women and three behu, menhirs that represent the bodies of female and male ancestors.
TELLING STONES - MEGALITHS ON SUMATRA
A project at the Freie Universität Berlin
Funded by: Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Project Head: Prof. Dr. Dominik Bonatz
Model / Photo: Felix Wolter | www.felixwolter.de