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Tiwi Pima Art : Bathurst and Melville Islands / compiled by Stephen Anderson and Raphael Apuatimi
Bib ID 115786
Format BookBook
Description Nguiu, N.T. : Nguiu Nginingawila Literature Production Centre, 1985 
20 p. : ill., map ; 21 cm. 
ISBN 0731608836
Summary

Description and illustration of traditional artefacts and craft items produced for sale; includes brief notes on Tiwi social life and ceremony. (Kurlama and Pukumani)

Notes

Cover title.

Available from The Manager, Tiwi Pima Art, Bathurst Island, via Darwin, N.T. 5791.

Subjects Arts, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Bathurst Island.  |  Arts, Aboriginal Australian -- Northern Territory -- Melville Island.  |  Tiwi (Australian people) -- Social life and customs.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  Art - Crafts - Baskets and basketmaking.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies - Mortuary objects - Poles.  |  Art - Crafts.  |  Tiwi people (N20) (NT SC52-16)  |  Religion - Rites - Kulama yam.  |  Material culture - Bark objects.  |  Bathurst Island (NT SC52-15)  |  Yermalner / Melville Island (NT SC52-16)
Other authors/contributors Apuatimi, Raphael  |  Anderson, Stephen (Stephen Leslie)  |  Nguiu Nginingawila Literature Production Centre

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