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Ancestor Effigy (Rambaramp)

Artist:
Asen Maki
Date:
early to mid-1960s
Geography:
Vanuatu, Tomman Island, Vatbuyang village
Culture:
Tomman Island
Medium:
Human skull, vegetable fiber, bamboo, pig tusks, shell, leaves, fiber, paint
Dimensions:
H. 89 x W. 38 x D. 15 in. (226.1 x 96.5 x 38.1 cm)
Classification:
Basketry-Sculpture
Credit Line:
Gift of Ms. Terry Beck, 2000
Accession Number:
2000.615
Not on view
Chief Estel, Malakula,Toman Island, Vanuatu, until 1969; John Fowler, collected Vanuatu, in 1969; Terry Beck, West Hollywood, CA, until 2000

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