Woven Mat by Kathleen Malpamba

Woven Mat

Traditionally, Nganiyal (conical mats) were used as an insect screen when erected, and as a sitting mat when folded. They are used in Ceremony as well as a functional item. 

Nowadays, artists weave many different shapes including flat, round and oblong. 


  • Kathleen Malpamba

87 × 170 cm
Gunga (Pandanus Spiralis) and natural dyes

SKU: 552-21

Weaving and fibre works