JACK ROY
DUPUN FOR MALARRA

$980.00

JACK ROY
130 X 37.5 CM / HOLLOW LOG – Ochre on Wood
2015

In stock

Description

The hollow log (dupun) is for the burial bones, the bones are dug up after a few years after ceremony to bury the person.  The bones are crushed and put in the hollow log and placed on his/her own country.  The painting, baracuda, nuanybal (starfish) and sea snake (yalurr) and a bowl shell – these totems are for the Malarra People.

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