Munggurrawuy Yunupingu

(Australia circa 1907 – 12 Apr 1979)

Community
Biranybirany (Caledon Bay), Arnhem region
Language group
Gumatj, Arnhem region

Figure of an Ancestral Being of the Yirritja moiety

Other titles:
Figure of an ancestral being, of the Jirritja moiety
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
circa 1960
Media
Sculpture
Medium
wood, human hair, parakeet feathers, white feathers, bark, red, yellow, white, black on red ground
Dimensions
77.5 h
Credit
Gift of Dr Stuart Scougall 1960
Accession number
IA9.1960