2001/0029 Pukamani pole (Tutini)

Pukamani pole (Tutini)

Artist

Bede (Ampuruwaiuah) TUTUULUM
Aboriginal/Indigenous
Birth:
1952
 in
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory
Francine TUNGUTALUM
Aboriginal/Indigenous
Birth:
1954
 in
Australia

Artwork

Title
Pukamani pole (Tutini)
Date
c 1980
Medium/Material
ochres on carved ironwood
Dimensions
105.0 x 55.0 cm (Height x Width x Depth)
Credit line
Purchased 2001
State Art Collection, Art Gallery of Western Australia
Accession Number
2001/0029
Currently not on display

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Extended Label

This tutuni was made by a husband and wife. Tuuntulumi carved the post and his wife painted the surface with a traditional Tiwi design.

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