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Margaret RINYBUMA | Golbordok (traditional bush honey-collecting bag)

 
RINYBUMA, Margaret
Australia 1947
GADJAWALA, Michael
Australia 1948
Golbordok (traditional bush honey-collecting bag)
MW89-25 1989
Decorative Art
Textile
natural pigments on pandanus
34.0 (h) x 21.0 (w) x 16.3 (d) cm
Purchased 1989
NGA 1989.1823
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This Golbordok (traditional bush honey-collecting bag) was woven from undyed pandanus fibre (leaves) by Margaret Rinybuma and decorated with ochres by her husband Michael Gadjawala. The close weave is to prevent honey from leaking.

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