The Largest Uncompleted Moai ( 71 . 93ft In Height , With A Weight Between 145 1 ...
Stockphoto ID: 2014126
File name: RanoRaraku_15_LargestUnfinishedMoai_g.jpg
Format: film, 35mm
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Source: photographer Based in: Australia
Description: the largest uncompleted moai ( 71 . 93ft in height , with a weight between 145 165 tons ) in the quarry of rano raraku , volcano , easter island , polynesia , pacific ocean . rano raraku is a volcanic crater formed of consolidated volcanic ash , or tuff . it was a quarry for about 500 years until the early eighteenth century , and supplied the stone from which the islands known monolithic moai were carved .