'Intitchiuma ceremony of the honey ant'


A group of men sitting in a pit surrounded by rocks. Some are holding Churingas.

Formerly AP1166.

For mounted album photograph see AA 108/2/46/3_p45_AP1166, AA 108/12/23/2 & AA 108/24/47/2.

For glass slides and plates see AA 108/41/3_AP1166.

20. 'Performing a secret ceremony of the Companolcs inflarus totem. C. Australia period 1896-1897. Pres. By Mrs. L. H. Griffiths April 1950. Duplicate'.
21.'Intitchiuma ceremony of the Honey Ant. Yarumpa. Increasing supply of Honey Ant'.

Photograph taken Eastern MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/1/20-21
Date Range1890  -  1912
Quantity   2   Photograph (mounted sepia, b&w print).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints, Mounted Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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