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Artist's cultural association:
Malakula (Malekula) Island region
Marker post [pari] used in funeral ceremony c.1970 Description: coloured with brown, black and white ochres
Place made: Menmenboas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, tree fern, boar tusks, wood, palm fronds, vegetable paste, ochre

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 67.0 h x 43.5 w x 34.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.184