Mamungara by Angkaliya Nelson

Details of Mamungara

Mamungara by Angkaliya Nelson
Catalog Number : 840855
Size : 61cm x 71cm
Medium : Acrylic On Canvas
For Sale : Contact Short St Gallery
Note : All artworks are subject to availability. Prices are inclusive of GST but do not include shipping and handling charges.
About Mamungara
This is a true story at a place west of Walytatjara (north of Kalka) in South Australia. A child is riding on his fathers shoulders and sees a figure in the distance. he sees the mamu (spirit), the mamu is sleeping and the father tells the child to watch the mamu who is lying there in a wiltja, with a fire. The mamu has no teeth but wakes up and smells the chile, looks around and sees him, but the father returns just in time.