The Resource Australian ground and tree drawings

Australian ground and tree drawings

Label
Australian ground and tree drawings
Title
Australian ground and tree drawings
Creator
Subject
Summary
Reports of early writers on ground drawings, detailed description of figure; Gundabloui Bora grounds, Wellington, Cape York, Barwan and Condamine Rivers, Karkarooc (Victoria), Bega, Moonie River area, Lower Gilbert River (Queensland), Townsville, Charters Towers,; detailed description of tree carvings and burial mounds Lachlan River, Macquarie River, Wollombi district, Wellington, Prince Regents River, Gulf of Carpentaria, Marchant Springs, Finke River, Lower Murrumbidgee River, Diamantina River, Leichhardt River, red hand prints on tree; weapon carving with stone, shell, bone, or teeth; brief notes on body ornamentation;ritual object festival, Finke River body decorations, messengers; Mindarie peace festival; decoration on inner bark of trees, tree sculpture
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1841-1918
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mathews, R. H.
Label
Australian ground and tree drawings
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0048458
System control number
0069409
Label
Australian ground and tree drawings
Publication
Control code
M0048458
System control number
0069409

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