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Bede TUNGUTALUM

Tiwi people

Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia born 1952

Tutini [Carved pole; Purakapali the spirit hero (one of a group of six poles)] 1984 Description: Purukuparli, the spirit hero
Place made: Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, natural pigments on ironwood

Dimensions: 147.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Founding Donors' Fund 1984
Accession No: NGA 84.813
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