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Headdress [likaru] of straw basketry with two peaks, diamond patterned in brown, black, yellow and white ochres c.1970 Description: used in female namangki ceremony
Place made: Menmenboas Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, straw, ochre, natural rope

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 41.0 h x 28.0 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.187