Koolimans, Narrbong and Digging Stick 2011

CONNELLY-NORTHEY, Lorraine (Waradgerie)

Registration number

1613029

Artist/maker

CONNELLY-NORTHEY, Lorraine (Waradgerie)

Title

Koolimans, Narrbong and Digging Stick

Production date

2011

Medium

rusted pressed tin, enamel paint, nail

Dimensions (H x W x D)

5 parts, dimensions variable

Credit line

Purchased, 2012
City of Melbourne Art and Heritage Collection

Keywords

Lorraine Connelly-Northey, Koolimans, string bag, digging stick, pressed tin, Indigenous, Waradgerie, 2011

Summary

This work shows found materials, such as press tin, crafted into the traditional Indigenous forms of koolimans, a string bag (narrbong) and a digging stick.