The Resource Carved trees, mystery stones

Carved trees, mystery stones

Label
Carved trees, mystery stones
Title
Carved trees, mystery stones
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Carved trees used for ceremonial rites in sacred Bora grounds at Mogil Mogil, cylcons; photograph of trucks taking cut trees away for protection from floods and for preservation; describes the types of trees that were mostly carved at Mogil Mogil the coolabahs, boonaree and belah trees; In 1949-1950 more than 50 carved trees along with stone artifacts were removed and sent to museums around Australia for study; 350 cyclons collected over forty years by Lindsay Black along the Darling River were donated to the Museum of Melbourne in 1950
Is part of
Assigning source
[Article]
Cataloging source
AIAS
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Black, Lindsay
  • Balfour, H. R
  • Ceremonial objects
  • Tree carving, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Carved trees, mystery stones
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0040509
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
7 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation - Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
black and white illustrations, photographs
System control number
0046673
Label
Carved trees, mystery stones
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
M0040509
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
7 pages
Governing access note
Not for Inter-library loan
Immediate source of acquisition
Donation - Tom Austen Brown collection
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
black and white illustrations, photographs
System control number
0046673

Library Locations

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