A young man laying on top of several men who are lying face down on a blanket. One man is sitting on top of him, a second man is holding his feet in place, and a third is standing at his head to brace his shoulders. A fourth man is standing between his legs and performing the subincision ceremony. A photographer is standing behind this group and watching the ceremony.

No former AP number located.

163. 'Aug 9th. Initiating rite of para Warramunga Tribe.'

Photograph taken central Australia.

Tindale Tribes: Waramanga.

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