Mat

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Registration number
40934
Item name
Mat 
Category
 
Indigenous name
maad 
Maker
Lucy Wanapuyngu  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > East Arnhem region > Gapuwiyak (Lake Evella)
Map
Collector
 
Acquisition date
August 22, 2013 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Gapuwiyak Culture & Arts Aboriginal Corporation 
Raw material
pandanus palm, root dye
Dimensions
H: W: 423 mm L: 270 mm D: 15 mm Circum:

Description

Oval coiled pandanus fibre mat with handle at one end; pandanus is dyed yellow, pink and brown; decorative woven detail around edge. Registration number 40934 marked with tag.

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