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MANTAS

Vanuatu

Figure/marker post [saavendral], carved wood with arms outstretched, used in grade ceremony c.1970 Description: coloured with red, black, orange and white ochres
Place made: Menmenboas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, figurines, wood, ochre

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 160.0 h x 65.0 w x 13.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.181