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Artist's cultural association:
Malakula (Malekula) Island region
Dance mask [nampuki muket], head only, used in funeral ceremony
coloured with red, black and white ochres
c.1970 Place made: Budin Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, masks, wood, vegetable paste, ochre, boar tusks, cobweb, plaited fibre

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 43.0 h x 26.5 w x 31.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.70