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Guide to the Australian ethnological collection exhibited in the National Museum of Victoria / by Baldwin Spencer
Bib ID 328208
Format BookBook
Author
Spencer, Baldwin, Sir, 1860-1929
 
Edition 2nd ed. 
Printer (Melbourne : D.W. Paterson)
Description Melbourne : Public Library, Museums and National Gallery of Victoria, 1915 
128 p., 20 leaves, 4 p. of plates : ill ; 22 cm. 
Notes

1st edition called: Guide to the Australian ethnographical collection exhibited in the National Museum of Victoria.

Subjects Public Library, Museums and National Gallery (Vic.) -- Exhibitions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Implements -- Exhibitions.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Industries -- Exhibitions.  |  Weapons - Shields.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects - Tjuringa / Churinga.  |  Magic and sorcery - Amulets and charms.  |  Transport - Water - Canoes.  |  Technology - Bone.  |  Technology - Utensils.  |  Initiation.  |  Weapons - Boomerangs.  |  Technology - Stone - Grindstones.  |  Technology - Stone.  |  Weapons - Spears.  |  Technology - Stone - Flakes.  |  Technology - Stone - Axes / hatchets.  |  Food.  |  Law enforcement - Customary - Kadaitcha.  |  Cultural heritage - Protection - Museums and keeping places - Collections and acquisitions.  |  Technology - Pigments and ochres.  |  Technology - Wood.  |  Art - Crafts - Baskets and basketmaking.  |  Technology - String.  |  Body - Decoration.  |  Death - Mortuary / funeral ceremonies - Mortuary objects.  |  Weapons - Clubs and fighting sticks.  |  Costume and clothing.  |  Religion - Rites - Ceremonial objects.  |  Melbourne (Vic.) -- Exhibitions.
Other authors/contributors Public Library, Museums and National Gallery (Vic.)

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