Art of Oceania

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    • Fragment of a Large Lapita Jar
    • Lapita Culture
    • Face motif
    • Clay
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    • Man's Love Story
    • Acryllic Painting
    • Lines are paths, circles are POIs
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    • Korambo or Haus Tamaran
    • Abelam
    • Nggwal figures on it=ancestors
    • Yam ceremony
    • Palm bark
    • Melanesia
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    • Bisj or Mbis poles
    • Asmat
    • Wood, paint, leaves, fiber
    • Melanesia
    • Ancestral figures--ceremony associated
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    • Teve Tupuhia
    • Polynesia
    • Brought back tattooing tradition after French outlawed it
    • Polynesia
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    • U'u
    • Ironwood
    • Made and decorated with mana
    • War club, lapita motif
    • Polynesia
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    • Moai Ancestral Figures
    • Tufa
    • Representation of powerful figures (not individual portraits)
    • Polynesia
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    • Feather Cloak
    • Feathers, cordage, netting
    • Given to captains sailing through
    • Hawaii
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    • War god Ku
    • Hawaii
    • Wood
    • From a marae temple
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    • Maori meeting house
    • Interior is sky father
    • Sides have poupou ancestral carving (wood, red pigment)
    • Lots of mana
    • Walk through into Marae, sacred space
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    • Rei Puta
    • Carved Whale Tooth
    • Maori
    • Fiber cord, bone
    • Represents original ancestor
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    • Hei Tiki
    • Nephrite
    • Maori
    • Worn around neck, gained mana as passed
    • Fertility/childbirth, ancestors

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Art of Oceania
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2014-12-18 04:25:35
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