Alick Tipoti, Baywaw Mawa (Maal) I, Torres Strait Islander art

Baywaw Mawa (Maal) I

The Baywa in my language means whirlwind or tornado. The spirits would reveal themselves through the Baywa both on land and in the sea. The Baywa Mawal with brown eyes representing the earth. Often bad spirits travel through them. Some information can only be told orally.

Price: $12,000.00

Additional Information:

  • Dimensions: N/A
  • Weight: N/A
  • Medium: Fibreglass, Resin, Fibre, Beads, Rope, Feathers
  • Artist: Alick Tipoti
  • Region: Torres Strait Islands
  • Types: Sculpture
  • Year: 2011
  • Studio: Artist’s Studio Cairns
  • Size: 1300mm x 600mm x 300mm

 

 

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