'Sacred ceremony of Emu Totem'


Man decorated for the emu totem ceremony. Ceremonial designs begin just above his knees and finish in a large head piece that dips to one side.

Formerly AP1122.

For mounted album photograph see AA 108/2/35/3_p34_AP1122 and AA 108/12/11/2.

For glass slides and plates see AA 108/41/3_AP1122.

139. 'Duplicate'.
140. 'Sacred ceremony of Emu Totem'.

Photograph taken MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/1/139-140
Date Range1890  -  1912
Quantity   2   Photograph (b&w prints).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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