Ceremony of the witchetty grub totem


A man decorated for the Quabara Udnirringita of Unthurgua or the witchetty grub totem, crouched over face down in the ground during the ceremony.

Formerly AP1279.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/2/74/4_p79_AP1279, AA108/12/20/5 and AA108/22/10/3.

For glass slides and plates see AA108/41/3_AP1279.

222. 'Duplicate. Compare Ac 1552 AP1279'.
223. 'Ceremony Central Australia'.

Photograph taken Emily Gap, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/2/222-223
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   2   Print ((1 b&w print from slide, b&w print).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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