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

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