'Sacred ceremony of the Charkuna Berry of Orkoara'

Archive Collections / Francis James Gillen / Series AA 108/50 / 'Sacred ceremony of the Charkuna Berry of Orkoara'

Man decorated for ceremony sitting on the ground head down with his arms out in front. His head dress has a three prongs decorated and crossing each other to make six sides. Rocky scrub in the background.

Formerly AP1189.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/2/52/2_p51_AP1189 and AA108/24/53/3.

For glass slides and plates see AA108/41/3_AP1189.

231. 'Duplicate'.
232. 'Sacred ceremony of the Charkuna Berry of Orkoara'.

Photograph taken central Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/2/231-232
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   2   Print (sepia, b&w print from slide).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
Tindale Tribes: