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Artist's cultural association:
Menmenpoas, Vanuatu
Dance wand with mask [parixmal] representing an ancestor in the circumcision feast [naluan]
coloured in black, brown and cream ochres
c.1970 Place made: Menmenboas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, masks, wood, tree fern, vegetable paste, ochres, boar tusks

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 65.5 h x 15.0 w x 14.5 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.57