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Bänumbirr (Morning star pole)

Artist/s name
wood (malwan, Hibiscus tiliaceus), feathers (butju), earth pigments, hand-spun string (raki)
167.2 x 16.5 cm diameter (variable)
Place/s of Execution
Elcho Island, Northern Territory
Accession Number
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased through The Art Foundation of Victoria with the assistance of the Alcoa Foundation, Governor, 1994
©Henry Nupurra/Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display