Tiwi name for seagull egg, at a particular time of year nesting takes place on a sand island not too far of the coast. The eggs are collected by the Tiwi and distributed to families.
|Size & Medium||90 x 60 cm Ochre on Canvas|
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....
ceremony pole (tutini) is main sculper of this ceremony the widow make them also the arm band (pamajini) fathers son and daughters wears them on the final day tiwi's call...
Murrakapini.. ( the land of tiwi people.) mean our land our home and our country... Catalog No 20-187 Title tiwi island paintting. (murrakapini )..(tiwi name for land ) Artist Rebekah...