Dance wand staff

Ref : Vanuatu 20

Dance wand staff Collected during the 60's and part of the former collection of Paul Gardissat in Port Vila this ceremonial dance staff from southern Malekula island in Vanuatu is composed of palmwood and pandanus leaves overmodeled with clay .


Length : 87 cm / 34 inch

Litterature : Ethnologie of Vanuatu - Felix Speiser (Plate 82 - fig.5 & fig.12)

Estimated age
1960

Price : 1850 US$