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Spearhead - Wood - Big Nambas - Malekula, Vanuatu

Lot reference 27229479
Spearhead - Wood - Big Nambas - Malekula, Vanuatu

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Current bid $563
Next minimum bid $620
Location: France
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
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1st half 20th century - Excellent condition, barely used with minimal signs of wear

Object: Spearhead
Ethnic group/ culture: Big Nambas
Region/ country: Malekula, Vanuatu
Material: Wood
Period: 1st half 20th century
Condition: Excellent condition, barely used with minimal signs of wear
Sold with stand: No
Dimensions: 41×7×7 cm

Janus head spearhead from Malekula Island, Vanuatu .
This spearhead was used by Big Nambas tribe during the grade-taking ceremony .and specifically for pig sacrifices .
The ovoid faces represent the original ancestor of the big Nambas .

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