|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||Before 1971|
|Late Date:||Before 1971|
|Credit Line:||Gift of William Kohler, 1982|
Male figure carved from the trunk of a species of giant fern. Large head with concave face and beaked nose, arms on abdomen, legs carved into column of trunk. Such figures are carved and set up in village plazas to commemorate the passage of a man from one formal social rank to another. Malekula style: made by a carver from Malekula, working at the time in Port Vila .
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