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Title

Headdress (Worn in Ngurlmak ceremony)

circa 1950s

Artist

Unknown

Australia

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  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Central Arnhem Land Northern Territory Australia
    Date
    circa 1950s
    Media category
    Sculpture
    Materials used
    wood, feathers, wax, red, yellow, white painted decoration
    Dimensions
    33.0 x 33.0 cm (irreg.)
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Purchased 1962
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    IA119.1962
    Copyright
    Unable to display image due to cultural restrictions
    Artist information
    Unknown

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    Liyagalawumirr headdress for the leaders of the dancers at a Ngurlmak ceremony

  • Places

    Where the work was made

    Central Arnhem Land

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