Pirrim NIPPUL, Ceremonial Centres of the Rainbow Snake Enlarge 1 /1


Murinbaten people

Ceremonial Centres of the Rainbow Snake 1954 Place made: Wadeye, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: drawings, ceremonial objects, cardboard; earth pigments drawing in brush and natural earth pigments Support: cardboard

Primary Insc: No inscriptions
Tertiary Insc: Inscribed verso upper centre in black pencil, 'Painted Pirrim Nippul (Joe) Marinbata / Tribe, Port Keats / Ceremonial Centres / of Rainbow Snake / Reference in 'Feathered Serpents'. '
Dimensions: sheet 25.8 h x 14.8 w cm
Acknowledgement: National Gallery of Australia
Accession No: NGA 00.301.9