'Sacred ceremony of the Kangaroo totem'


Man performing sacred ceremony before an audience of men. Gillen's shadow is in the foreground of the photograph.

Formerly AP1094.

For mounted album photograph see AA 108/2/28/3_p27_AP1094, AA 108/12/29/4 and AA 108/24/55/2.

For glass slides and plates see AA 108/41/3_AP1094.

116. 'Sacred ceremony of the Kangaroo totem, performed before candidate for circumcision'.

Photograph taken MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/1/116
Date Range1890  -  1912
Quantity   1   Photograph (b&w print).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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