An image of Gupapuyngu matjka (body harness)

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(Australia  – )

Gupapuyngu matjka (body harness)

Other titles:
String and feather ornament
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Year
circa 1950s
Media
Sculpture
Medium
natural pigments, vegetable fibre string, down, wax, feathers
Dimensions
222.2 x 5.5 x 5.5 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1962
Accession number
IA135.1962