Preparing for circumcision


A group of older men sitting with a decorated youth before a circumcision rite. There are men gathered on the other side of the clearing in the background, with hills and scrubland behind them.

Formerly AP5977.

For mounted album photograph see AA108/24/58/4.

550. '5977 B'.
551. 'Duplicate'.

Photograph taken central Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Aranda.

AIATSIS Tribal/Language Groups: Arrernte.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/1/3/550-551
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   2   Print (b&w print, b&w print from album).
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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