Unknown ARTIST

Australia unknown – unknown

Artist's cultural association:
Tiwi people
Melville Island, Northern Territory , Australia
Carving, the death of Wai-ai
a female figure with woven cane armbands and a feather pendant and feathers on the head & arms
Place made: Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, wood, natural pigments, feathers, string, resin, cane

Dimensions: 122.0 h x 20.0 w x 16.0 d cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased 1973
Accession No: NGA 73.292