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Artist's cultural association:
Malakula (Malekula) Island region
Dance wand with mask [Alisin] used in circumcision ceremony
coloured with white, red and brown ochres
c.1970 Place made: Lawa or Lendamboe Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, wood, clay, tree fern, boar tusks, ochres

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 52.0 h x 8.5 w x 9.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.54