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© Susan Marawarr/Licenced by Viscopy, 2017

Coiled basket

Date: 1993
Overall: 390 x 610 x 510 mm, 1.45 kg
Display dimensions: 224 x 515 x 595 mm
Medium: Dyed pandanus fibre
Credit Line: ANMM Collection
Object Copyright: © Susan Marawarr
Classification:Tools and equipment
Object Name: Basket
Object No: 00016933
Place Manufactured:Mumeka

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    A basket with a handle by Susan Marawarr made from dyed and coiled pandanus fibre.

    Language: Kuninjku
    Region: West Central Arnhem Land
    Community: Maningrida
    Homeland: Mumeka
    Moiety: Duwa
    Subsection: Belinj

    HistorySusan Marawarr is a skillful weaver, printmaker, sculptor and bark painter from the
    This basket is an example of the coiled basketry technique and typifies the way that it has spread and diversified from south-eastern Australia to northern Australian communities, particularly Arnhem Land.
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