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String figure of Urungal Menstral Blood of Three Women, made by Ngarrawu Mununggurr in Yirrkala, Northern Territory in 1948. Collected by Fred McCarthy during the American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - James King
 
Summary:
E083818 - 8/1/1990, string figure, Yirrkala, Arnhem, Northern Territory, Australia, Australia
Item Name:
string figure
Label:
String figure of Urungal Menstral Blood of Three Women, made by Ngarrawu Mununggurr in Yirrkala, Northern Territory in 1948. Collected by Fred McCarthy during the American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land.
Place:
Yirrkala
Region:
Arnhem
Province/State:
Northern Territory
Country:
Australia
Collection Area:
Australia
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
08/01/1990
Registration Number:
E083818
Associated Stories:
COMMUNICATION & MEDIA
Collection of 193 String Figures from Yirrkala, Yolngu culture, Northern Territory, 1948
Survival and Revival of the String Figures of Yirrkala
Images
1:
String figure of Urungal Menstral Blood of Three Women, made by Ngarrawu Mununggurr in Yirrkala, Northern Territory in 1948. Collected by Fred McCarthy during the American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Photography Dept - James King
2:
String figure, Yirrkala, NT. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Stan Florek