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Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art
The Aboriginal Memorial gallery See nearby items

On display on Level G


Gupapuyngu people

Australia 1936 – 2005

Eel tailed catfish, black and yellow 1987-88 Description: three bands of designs | eel-tailed catfish, three black on one side and three yellow on the other. Red base, yellow top, white eye (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

Primary Insc: Inside top rim "Jimmy Wululu".
Dimensions: height 195.0 h cm diameter top 15.5 h cm diameter base 13.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of funds from National Gallery admission charges and commissioned in 1987.
Accession No: NGA 87.2240.104