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Artist's cultural association:
Menmenpoas, Vanuatu
Mask [nilung] used for grade ceremony
coloured in black, red and cream ochres
c.1970 Place made: Menmenboas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, masks, vegetables paste, tree fern, fern fibres, ochres, boar tusks, feather sticks

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 94.0 h x 23.5 w x 21.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.32