Nyaŋura (long neck turtle) earrings (#56-21)
Pandanus and natural dyes, 9.4 cm, 2021
Body adornment has a long history in Yolŋu culture. Items made from locally collected materials including, 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.’
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