ELIZABETH RUKARRIWUY GARRAWURRA
Mäyangpuy (necklace)

$50.00

231-17

1 in stock

SKU: 231-172017 Category: Tag:

Description

Artist: ELIZABETH RUKARRIWUY GARRAWURRA

Category: JEWELERY

Size/ medium: / JEWELERY – Gunga (Pandanus) and Stirling Silver

Manimani (body adornment) has a long history in Yolngu culture. Items made from locally collected materials including native grass, seeds, nuts, shells and plant fibres are worn for ceremony or simply for every day use – in the words of artist Ruth Nalmarkarra “to make us pretty.”