Better World Aboriginal Art Boxed Fine Bone China Mug - My Country

by Damien & Yilpi Marks

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Better World Aboriginal Art Boxed Fine Bone China Mug - My Country by Damien & Yilpi Marks

fine bone china Supports artists from the APY Lands of SA
Microwave Safe - Dishwasher Safe
Size: 70mnm x 130mm

About Artist/Artwork
This is a very detailed painting which describes a dry time of year in Damien’s homeland, Mount Liebig. The painting illustrates aspects of landscape and culture around that area that was told to Damien by his great-grandmother and great- grandfather. There are women sitting with their children collecting bush potatoes (the mass of red shapes at the bottom of the painting). The women are talking and getting ready for a ceremony. There is one man (wati) sitting down with his waru (spear). The spinifex is dry and so the man is walking around making bushfires. He is a good man, he is undertaking controlled burnings so the spinifex burns up and then good fruits can grow after this. There are several symbols in this painting. The small sun-like symbols represent women’s body painting – these are the images the women are painting on each other as they sit down ready for inma – traditional ceremony. There is a dry creek bed running through the painting (in red and white), and there are cracks in the ground and claypans. There are also dried rockholes (tjukula), and next to them are tali – sandhills.

(HOME-MUG-BWA-DYM1)

SKU HOME-MUG-BWA-DYM1
Brand Better World Arts
Shipping Weight 0.3500kg
Shipping Width 0.130m
Shipping Height 0.085m
Shipping Length 0.115m
Shipping Cubic 0.001271000m3

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