'Quabara Oruncha of Chauritja'


Image depicts man performing ceremony, kneeling in a pile of leaves. Men watching on, under the shade of a tree. It is the same decorated man from AA108/50/1/382-385.

Formerly AP5874.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/24/10/2.

386. 'duplicate. Quabara Oruncha of Chauritja'.
387. No annotation recorded.
388. 'No.11 5889. Ordeal by fire. Form of initiation of a young man entering upon manhood. 5874. Uigwara [illegible] novices Illponcywarra [illegible]'.
389. '5889 duplicate. [illegible] Coll 1'5" 5874 duplicate'.

Photograph taken central Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/2/386-389
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   4   Print (2 b&w prints, 2 b&w prints from slides with image formerly AP5889).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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