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Artist's cultural association:
Malakula (Malekula) Island region
Dance wand with mask [tarlip] used in the first grade of the "namangki"
coloured with reddish ochre
c.1970 Place made: Lawa or Lendamboe Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, wood, leaf fibres, tree fern, clay ochre, boar tusks

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 38.5 h x 8.0 w x 9.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.56