'Sacred ceremony of the Witchetty grub totem'


Group of men, some seated some standing, material culture objects on the ground near them. A man in the foreground is decorated for ceremony from thighs to head.

Formerly AP1106.

For mounted album photograph see AA 108/2/31/3_p30_AP1106, AA 108/12/20/4 and AA 108/22/10/2.

For glass slides and plates see AA 108/41/3_AP1106.

132. 'Sacred ceremony of the Witchetty grub totem'.

Photograph taken MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/1/132
Date Range1890  -  1912
Quantity   1   Photograph (b&w print).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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