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(Australia  – )

Headdress (Worn in Ngurlmak ceremony)

Location
Not on display
Further information

A headband connected to the Wagilak and worn by the leading dancers at Djungguwan, Marndiyala, Kunapippi and Ubarr ceremonies.

Place of origin
Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
circa 1950s
Media
Sculpture
Medium
wood, feathers, wax, red, yellow, white painted decoration
Dimensions
27.5 x 28.0 cm height (irreg.)
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1962
Accession number
IA120.1962
Copyright
Unable to display image due to cultural restrictions