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Artist's cultural association:
Malakula (Malekula) Island region
Dance wand [nampuki], coloured with bright red, brown and black ochres
used in funerary rites
c.1970 Place made: Yabkoetas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: costume and dress, wood, vegetable paste, boar tusks, ochre, cobweb, cane

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 24.0 h x 16.0 w x 13.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.72