'Kurdaitcha creeping up to his enemy'


Man crouched down waiting to pounce on his enemy. He is decorated in full ceremonial dress. He is the same man that was putting his emu feather shoes on, from AA108/50/1/3/433-434. He has his spear and shield alongside him.

Formerly AP2529.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/8/33/2.

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

435. 'Fig. 97 p.482 "Native Tribes of C.Aust". (Gillen) Kurdaitcha creeping up to his enemy'.
436. No annotation recorded.
437. No annotation recorded.
438. 'AP6014/5 Duplicate. Gillen'.
439. 'AP6015 Duplicate. Gillen'.

'See Spencer & Gillen "Native Tribes of Central Australia" p.482, fig. 97'.

Photograph taken central Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/3/435-439
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   5   Print (sepia, 2 prints from slide, 2 prints form book).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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