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Mask [nakov navi xapang], Janiform, used in grade ceremony
coloured in bright red, orange and grey ochres
c.1970 Place made: Menmenboas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, masks, vegetable paste, tree fern, cane, ochres, feathers, boar tusks

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 127.0 h x 34.0 w x 37.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.24