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Further notes on ceremonial stones, Australia / by R. H. Mathews
Bib ID 1600068
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Mathews, R. H. (Robert Hamilton), 1841-1918, author
 
Access Conditions This item contains words and pictures, and descriptions that may be considered offensive or distressing. 
Description [Philadelphia, Pennsylvania?] : [American Philosophical Society?], [1909?] 
[460]-462 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm 
Summary

Description of 50 ceremonial stones from Mr. A.G. Johnston of Murtie Station, Darling River.

Notes

Title from cover.

Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this item may contain the names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions within this work which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the work was published and may now be considered offensive.

"Reprinted from Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society, vol. 48, no. 193, 1909."

"Read October 1, 1909."

FERG/1933 copy Digital master available National Library of Australia

Subjects Ceremonial objects -- New South Wales -- Darling River Region.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Stones.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- New South Wales -- Darling River Region -- Social life and customs.  |  Darling River (NSW SH55, SI54)  |  North West New South Wales (NW NSW SH54, SH55, SI54)  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors American Philosophical Society, issuing body

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