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Eileen Bird Nungala "Bush Medicine Seeds"

Eileen Bird Nungala
"Bush Medicine Seeds"

  • Size (W x H)
  • Medium
  • Catalogue
  • Price $AUD
  • Sale Price
  • 198 x 151 cm
  • Acrylic on Canvas
  • 20762
  • $4900
  • $3900

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  • Language
  • Born
  • Area
  • Date
  • Eastern Arrernte / Anmatyerre
  • 1956
  • Utopia, NT
  • 2019

This particular plant refers to a species of acacia, which is used as part of traditional Indigenous healing. Women collect leaves from this plant and boil them to extract the resin. The resin is then mixed with kangaroo fat, which results in a paste. This paste is used to heal bites, wounds, cuts and rashes and can also be used as an insect repellent. The leaves from the plant can also be brewed to make tea and can be used to alleviate symptoms of the common flu.

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Artist Eileen Bird Nungala
TitleBush Medicine Seeds
Language GroupEastern Arrernte / Anmatyerre
Born around1956
AreaUtopia, NT
Catalogue 20762
Date2019
MediumAcrylic on Canvas
Size (W x H) 198 x 151 cm
Price $AUD $4900   Sale Price $3900

Unstretched - Rolled in a tube ($0.00)

Stretched - Ready to hang* (+$210)

*Sorry, "Ready to hang" is not available for international deliveries on this artwork.

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This particular plant refers to a species of acacia, which is used as part of traditional Indigenous healing. Women collect leaves from this plant and boil them to extract the resin. The resin is then mixed with kangaroo fat, which results in a paste. This paste is used to heal bites, wounds, cuts and rashes and can also be used as an insect repellent. The leaves from the plant can also be brewed to make tea and can be used to alleviate symptoms of the common flu.

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