'Sacred ceremony of totem of chauhana'


Man sitting in full ceremonial decoration, waiting. His headdress is large and makes a flat X on his head. His upper torso and head are painted with feathers attached.

Formerly AP1012.

For mounted album photograph see AA 108/2/7/5_p6_AP1012, AA 108/24/53/2 and AA 108/24/59/3.

For glass slides and plates see AA 108/41/3_AP1012.

96. 'Sacred ceremony of totem of chauhana or small berry of Orkoara'.

Photograph taken MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/1/96
Date Range1890  -  1912
Quantity   1   Photograph (b&w print).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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