This is a chocolate brown Marquesan tiki. It hails from the Marquesas Islands located in the South Pacific. This tiki stands at 20 inches tall and is 9 inches wide. It is made from Mexican Palm.
Marquesas Islands is one of the most remote group of islands in the world. Marquesas Islands are a group of volcanic islands in French Polynesia, and overseas collectivity of France in the southern Pacific Ocean. They are located 852 miles northeast of Tahiti and about 3,000 miles away from the west coast of Mexico.
Notable painter, Paul Gaugin succumbed to the distinctive charms of these islands for inspiration.
To find out more about Marquesas check out https://tahititourisme.com/en-us/island/marquesas-islands/
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