Figure/ marker post [parixmal], with arms outstretched, used in the circumcision ceremony coloured with black red, white and brown ochres c.1970 Place made: Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, figurines, vegetable paste, wood boar tusks, feathers, ochres

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 85.0 h x 62.5 w x 17.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.85