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Title

Conch shell

circa 1983


Artist

Dr David Malaŋi

Australia

1927 - 19 Jun 1999

Language group

Manyarrngu, Arnhem region


Details


Date

circa 1983


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

natural pigments, conch shell


Dimensions

46.0 x 23.0 x 20.0 cm


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1984


Location

Not on display


Accession number

140.1984


Artist information

Dr David Malaŋi

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Works in the collection

19


Place

Where the work was made
Ramingining