'Sacred ceremony of the Witchetty grub totem'


Seven men standing around a performer dressed for ceremony. The performer is decorated from his torso up. His headdress is oblong shaped and decorated with feathers.

Formerly AP1080.

For mounted album photograph see AA 108/2/24/5_p23_AP1080 and AA 108/8/35/4.

For glass slides and plates see AA 108/41/3_AP1080.

109. 'Duplicate. Mrs. Brailsford Robertson'.
110. 'Ulpmerka of Unjiamba. Duplicate'.
111. 'Duplicate'.
112. 'Sacred ceremony of the Witchetty grub totem'.

Photograph taken MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/1/109-112
Date Range1890  -  1912
Quantity   4   Photograph (sepia, 3 b&w prints).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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