Totemic emblem (Ceremonial use)
hardwood, string, down, wax, red, yellow, white painted decoration
66.6 x 5.5 cm overall :
a - totemic emblem, 66.5 x 5.5 cm
b - string/decoration, 72.8 cm, length
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Not on display
Unable to display image due to cultural restrictions
Where the work was made
Central Arnhem Land
Shown in 1 exhibition
A material thing - Objects from the collection, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 31 Aug 1998–09 Feb 1999
Referenced in 1 publication
Hetti Perkins and Ken Watson, A material thing - objects from the collection, Sydney, 1999, 3.