Ceremony of the grass seed totem


Seven men looking over three decorated men who are sat in a line, side on to the photographer. The performance setting was a clearing surrounded by scrub.

No former AP number located.

22. 'Sacred ceremony. Grass seed totem. Kaitish. Pushing the men's heads down at the close of the ceremony.'

Photograph taken central Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Kaititja.

CreatorFrancis James Gillen
ControlAA 108/50/2/22
Date Range1890  -  1902
Quantity   1   Print
FormatsLoose Photographic Prints
Series AA 108/50
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