Loading 3D model
You are seeing a 360° image instead.
Connection error. Please try again.
Sorry, the model can't be displayed.
Please check out our FAQ to learn how to fix this issue.
It looks like your browser or this site is blocking some scripts or cookies necessary to properly display the viewer.
Or visit the Help Center for more information:
‘An Attempt to Steal a Wife’ boab nut 3D Model
By Jack Wherra, Ngarinyin people, Western Australia, 1964–66, 100 mm diameter, from the National Museum of Australia collection. Wherra often reflected on betrayal and revenge in his work, with stories about the violation of marriage law having particular resonance. Thanks to Dr Terhi Nurmikko-Fuller of the Australian National University for producing this model. ‘An Attempt to Steal a Wife’ collection record