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Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art
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Buyuyukulmirr people

Australia 1935 – 2005

Tide marks (thick bands) 1987-88 Description: white/yellow/red/white/yellow/white...from top. Yellow bands lighter on one side. Red 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

Primary Insc: On top rim "SYSSS 1286/23 Dnayula".
Dimensions: height 197.0 h cm diameter top 16.5 h cm diameter base 18.0 h cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of funds from National Gallery admission charges and commissioned in 1987.
Accession No: NGA 87.2240.116