Collection Online
batik on silk
117.0 × 86.0 cm
Place/s of Execution
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory
Accession Number
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1996
© Tiwi Designs, Maria Josette Orsto, courtesy of Tiwi Designs
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Vizard Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Object is a rectangular scarf. Design consists of yellow brown, white and yellow lines and dots in square and rectangular blocks on dark brown background. The initial MJO appears on the lower left corner. The design is surrounded by a brown border.