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Artist's cultural association:
Malakula (Malekula)
Figure/marker post [natoer] with arms outstretched c.1970 Description: used for grade ceremony | coloured with red, white, black and orange ochres
Place made: Menmenboas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, figurines, wood, vegetable paste, boar tusks, palm fronds, ochre

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 145.0 h x 51.0 w x 17.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.179