Tokwampini is the Tiwi name for a bird. Commonly carved on Pukamani poles, it represents the ending of the creation story. Tokwampini is the father of Bima.
|Artist||REPPIE ANNE PAPAJUA (ORSTO)|
|Size & Medium||50 x 40 cm ochre on canvas|
Pupuni JilamaraDuring ceremony on the Tiwi Islands a series of ‘yoi’ (dances), are performed; some are totemic (inherited from the person's Mother) and some serve to act out the narrative...
Catalog No 20-196 Title kurukuringa ( tiwi name for butterfly ) Artist Joanna Puautjimi Size & Medium 50 x 40 cm ochre on canvas Category Painting Artist Profile
tiwi name for ceremony pole ,arm band and spear .. the main thing were they wear for ceremony yoloti the final good bye.. Catalog No 20-199 Title tutini,pamajini amita Numwarriyaka....