Ceremony of the eagle hawk totem


Men performing the sacred ceremony of the eagle hawk totem. Several men and a two camp dogs are flanking the action. There is a scrubby rise in the background.

Formerly AP1156.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/2/43/5_p42_AP1156 & AA108/22/17/3.

For glass slides and plates see AA108/41/3_AP1156 (2) & AA108/41/3_AP1156.

380. 'Quabara Iritja of Yalta'.
381. 'Sacred ceremony of eagle hawk Iritja totem - w. MacDonnell Ranges'.

Photograph taken Western MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/2/380-381
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   2   Print (sepia, 1 b&w print from slide).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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