The Resource Food and food gathering; art and material culture; ceremonial activities in Central and East Arnhem Land

Food and food gathering; art and material culture; ceremonial activities in Central and East Arnhem Land

Label
Food and food gathering; art and material culture; ceremonial activities in Central and East Arnhem Land
Title
Food and food gathering; art and material culture; ceremonial activities in Central and East Arnhem Land
Creator
Creator
Subject
Summary
Photographs taken of ceremonies and daily life in Arnhem Land. Subjects include: mosquito house; Macassar Well; body paint and ornaments; cicatrisations; individual portraits; nose peg; spears; hunting; fish traps; cooking crabs and snake; cyad nuts; food preparation; dugout canoes; fish; stingrays; trepang; seagull eggs; bark paintings; artefacts; ceremonies; grass skirt; shell necklace; carved items; message stick symbols; wooden pipes; turtle rocks; Dhuwa and Yirritja alter panels; dilly bags
Cataloging source
AIAS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wells, E. A.
Date time place
Milingimbi, N.T., 1949-1964
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jawa
  • Waljimiri
Label
Food and food gathering; art and material culture; ceremonial activities in Central and East Arnhem Land
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Instantiates
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Jawa; Miangular; Waljimiri; 'Ada'; Mawalan
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
P0002222
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
163 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
Wells, Edgar;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • 000009349-000009352 (sensitive material), 000009390-000009392, 000009394-000009398, 000009400-000009401, 000009410-000009425 (men's ceremonial); 000009426 (sensitive material); 000009427 (men's ceremonial); 000009428 (sensitive material); 000009429-000009430 (men's ceremonial); 000009431 (sensitive material); 000009432-000009437 (men's ceremonial)
Other physical details
colour
Stock number
WELLS.E01.CS (000009331-000009493)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0002222
Label
Food and food gathering; art and material culture; ceremonial activities in Central and East Arnhem Land
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Jawa; Miangular; Waljimiri; 'Ada'; Mawalan
Carrier category
slide
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
P0002222
Dimensions
35 mm.
Extent
163 slides
Immediate source of acquisition
Wells, Edgar;
Media category
projected
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • 000009349-000009352 (sensitive material), 000009390-000009392, 000009394-000009398, 000009400-000009401, 000009410-000009425 (men's ceremonial); 000009426 (sensitive material); 000009427 (men's ceremonial); 000009428 (sensitive material); 000009429-000009430 (men's ceremonial); 000009431 (sensitive material); 000009432-000009437 (men's ceremonial)
Other physical details
colour
Stock number
WELLS.E01.CS (000009331-000009493)
System control number
(Sirsi) P0002222

Library Locations

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