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The osteology of Aboriginal man in Tasmania / by N.W.G. Macintosh and B.C.W. Barker
Bib ID 1400031
Format BookBook
Author
Macintosh, N. W. G. (Neil William George)
 
Description Sydney : University of Sydney, 1965 
72 p., [2] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm. 
Series

Oceania monographs ; no. 12.

Summary

Review and assessment of Tasmanian osteology in relation to archaeology and its application to the problem of Tasmanian origin and antiquity; description of human tooth found at West Point by Rhys Jones - indication of cremation; survey of early material and review of theories.

Notes

Bibliography: p. 69-72.

Subjects Craniology -- Tasmania.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Anthropometry.  |  Ethnology -- Tasmania.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies - Cremation.  |  Human biology - Physical anthropology - Osteology.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies.  |  West Point (NW Tas SK55-03)
Other authors/contributors Barker, B. C. W. (Barry Charles William)

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