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Pigmented clay sculpture of two grasshoppers on a clay lump, by Erlikilyika

Pigmented clay sculpture of two grasshoppers on a clay lump, by Erlikilyika

Object type
Sculptures

Object number
1985.0060.0797

Description
A pigmented clay sculpture of two grasshoppers on a clay lump. Text on the base of the sculpture reads 'A-AF 103' and 'JIM Kite / Aborigine / Aranda Tribe. / C. Aust.'

Collection name
Dr Herbert Basedow collection

Artist
Erlikilyika

Production place
Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia

Associated person/organisation
Dr Herbert Basedow

Date acquired by donor
1934
by Australian Institute of Anatomy

Materials
Clay, Pigment

Dimensions
Length: 140mm
Width: 40mm
Height: 75mm



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