Pointing the magic bones


Two men demonstrating method of pointing the magic bones. There is a rocky range in the background.

Formerly AP1174.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/2/48/3_p47_AP1174.

For glass slides and plates see AA108/41/3_AP1174.

429. 'duplicate'.
430. 'Illustrates method of pointing the magic bones - Ung-gak-wia ceremony'.
431. 'Illustrates method of pointing the magic bones. Ung-gak-wia. Eastern MacDonnell Ranges. Arunta Tribe. F.J.Gillen S.Aus. Museum'.

Photograph taken Eastern MacDonnell Ranges, NT.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/3/429-431
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   3   Print (2 b&w prints from slides, 1 b&w mounted print).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints, Mounted Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
Tindale Tribes: