Carved head

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Registration number
40648
Item name
Carved head 
Category
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Baluka Maymuru  
Associated cultural group
Manggalili, Belang clan, Yirritja moiety 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > East Arnhem region > Yirrkala
Map
Collector
Buku Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre 
Acquisition date
May 30, 2013 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Buku Larrnggay Mulka Art Centre 
Raw material
kapok wood; earth pigments
Dimensions
H: 460 mm W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Carved head made from Kapok wood and painted with earth pigments.

Research notes

Title: Nyapilingu Mokuy, 2012

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