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Mug – Rama Sampson – Marsupial Mouse

$15.00 inc. GST

Quality ceramic mug that will brighten your day.

Vibrant design from an original painting by Rama Sampson.

Holds 380 ml or 13 oz

Is shipped in a box with information about the artist and design.

In stock

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Description

Design Story:

Rama’s painting illustrates the Mingkiri Tjukurpa – Marsupial Mouse Dreaming. In this painting there are many mouseholes. When Rama talks about the Wanampi (Rainbow Serpent) Dreaming, a detailed creation story, he says there are stories that are all together – tjungu. The Mingkiri people cry when Wanampi kills the man. The other people in these stories include, kuniya (python) and liru (snakes). The mingkiri are digging and burrowing with their mulya (noses) and blocking their holes up.

Manufactured by Better World Arts (South Australia) – accredited by the Fair Trade Association of Australia

Royalties on sales are paid to the artists/their families.

Better World Arts ethos “By developing new and innovative projects, we can continue to distribute generous royalties to artists and support economic sustainability for communities in developing regions.”