'Honey Ant Totem [Yarumpa]'


Man sitting in ceremonial dress with a decorated totem pole behind him as men perform a sacred ceremony to the honey ant totem around him.

Formerly AP1176.

For mounted album photographs see AA108/2/48/5_p47, AA108/12/23/6, AA108/12/23/6 & AA108/24/51/3.

For glass slides and plates see AA108/41/3_AP108/41/3_AP1176.

278. 'Sacred ceremony of the Honey Ant Totem (Yarumpa) Totemof Ilyaba'.

Photograph taken Western MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/2/278
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   1   Print (b&w print from slide).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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