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Eric NATUOIVI

Matangi village, Futuna Island, Vanuatu born 1964 /1968

Gourd shaped pot 1995 Description: Bulbous brown pot with faces either side 1/2 way down and top of mounted pigs tusks. Attached with string on wood. 4 tusks on bottom, 2 tusks on top.
Place made: Matangi village, Futuna Island, Vanuatu Melanesia
Materials & Technique: ceramics, coil built with mounted pigs tusks coil built with pigs tusk mounted with wood and secured with string

Primary Insc: on bottom incised into base "ERIC NATUOVI, PACIFIC CONTEMPORARY ART EXHIBITION SYDNEY MAY 1995 NI VANUATU POTTER 1995
Dimensions: 63.5 h x 34.0 w x 34.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1996
Accession No: NGA 96.874