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Title

Kutkut/Warrak (ceremonial headdress) work in Makarrata ceremony

circa 1950s


Artist

Unknown

Australia


Details


Other Title

Headdress (Worn in Magharada-peacemaking ceremony)


Date

circa 1950s


Media category

Sculpture


Materials used

wood, feathers, wax


Dimensions

40.0 x 19.0 x 19.0 cm (irreg.)


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1962


Location

Not on display


Accession number

IA121.1962


Artist information

Unknown

Works in the collection

730


Place

Where the work was made
Milingimbi

Shown in 1 exhibition

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Cara Pinchbeck, Lindy Allen and Louise Hamby, Art from Milingimbi, Sydney, 2016, 2 (colour illus., detail), 125 (colour illus.), 143.