University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameTambaras
Object Number:74-30-18
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Small Nambas
Provenience: New Hebrides
Malekula
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Grass
Earth
Pigment
Iconography:Bat
Credit Line:New Hebrides Expedition; John D. Hedrick, 1974
Other Number:MK-118 - Other Number

Description

Clay on vegetable fiber, painted. See 74-30-11 and 74-30-14. Used as decoration in the dance area. Several tambaras are used in connection with decoration of the slit gong.


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