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Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art
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On display on Level G


Rembarrnga people

Australia born 1930

Designs in outline against rarrk
bottom band-yam
1987-88 Description: Two bands of designs, top band? Yellow bse, black top with crown (An installation of 200 hollow log coffins)

Collection Title: The Aboriginal Memorial
Place made: Jarruluk (Beswick), South-Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Materials & Technique: sculptures, installation, natural earth pigments on wood

Primary Insc: In base "15"
Dimensions: height 93.5 h cm diameter top 15.0 h cm diameter base 16.0 h cm teeth 7.0 h
Acknowledgement: Purchased with the assistance of funds from National Gallery admission charges and commissioned in 1987.
Accession No: NGA 87.2240.187