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Vanuatu

Headdress [nakande a likaru], straw basketry with five peaks and chin strap, coloured with black, red and grey ochres c.1970 Description: used in female grade ceremony
Place made: Lendamboe Village, Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, straw, ochres, natural rope

Primary Insc: Not signed. Not dated Vanuatu
Dimensions: 26.0 h x 24.0 w x 17.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased by J-M Charpentier on behalf of the CAAB
Accession No: NGA 71.207.195