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Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art
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On display on Level G

Neville NANYTJAWUY

Liyagalawumirr people

Australia 1942 – 1998

Yams 1987-88 Description: Red base and top with white eye incised top and base (An installation of 200 hollow log coffins)

Collection Title: The Aboriginal Memorial
Place made: Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, installation, natural earth pigments on wood

Dimensions: height 170.0 h cm diameter top 15.5 h cm diameter base 12.5 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of funds from National Gallery admission charges and commissioned in 1987.
Accession No: NGA 87.2240.39