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Aboriginal paintings of the Wolfe Creek Crater : track of the rainbow serpent / Peggy Reeves Sanday
Bib ID 3967925
Format BookBook
Author
Sanday, Peggy Reeves
 
Description Philadelphia, Pa. : University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, c2007 
ix, 164 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. (some col.), maps, ports. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 9781931707954
1931707952
Summary

Includes the story of the creation and meaning of the Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater in Australia's Western Desert and the meaning of paintings by Aboriginal people in this area.

Notes

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 155-158.

Subjects Painting, Aboriginal Australian -- Western Australia -- Western Desert  |  Cosmology in art.  |  Stories and motifs - Snakes.  |  Art - Painting.  |  Art - Artists.  |  Walmajarri / Walmatjarri people (A66) (WA SE51-16)  |  Stories and motifs - Creation / Cosmology.  |  Sites - Dreaming tracks.  |  Jaru / Djaru people (K12) (WA SE52-10)  |  Religion - Dreaming - Rainbow Serpent.  |  Kandimalal / Wolfe Creek Meteorite Crater (Central WA Tanami Desert SE52-14)  |  Ngaimangaima / Red Rock (Central WA Tanami Desert SE52-14)  |  Halls Creek (WA East Kimberley SE52-10)

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