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Jurnha (Tapping sticks)


A pair of wooden sticks

Historical information

Tapping Sticks are used by men and women in corroborees to tap while singing



Registration number
Inscriptions and markings

Markings burnt into the middle of each stick

Contextual Information

Part of a collection of wooden artefacts created by Peter Stevens (Ngimaling), a Gurama man.

Peter Stevens, tapping sticks, jurnha
City of Karratha Local History Archives

City of Karratha Local History Archives

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Jurnha (Tapping sticks)
Jurnha (Tapping sticks)