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Pitjantjatjara man at the totemic place of Tapinya, South Australia, ca. 1940s [picture] / Charles P. Mountford
Bib ID 4902880
Format PicturePicture
Author
Mountford, Charles P. (Charles Pearcy), 1890-1976
 
Access Conditions Restricted - Aboriginal ceremonial and gender specific material (men's business). 
Description 194- 
1 photograph : b&w ; 10.8 x 8.2 cm. 
Series

Central Australia photograph album.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from inscription and reference sources.

In album: Central Australia photograph album.

Inscriptions: "Stone body of Tapinya. Dystentry stone - to touch means death"--Below image.

Condition: Faded, yellowing, soiled.

Nomads of the Australian desert / Charles P. Mountford. Adelaide : Rigby, 1976, p. 135 (pl. 78), with caption: Faeces of dead youth.

Subjects Pitjantjatjara (Australian people) -- South Australia -- Photographs.  |  Sacred space -- South Australia -- Photographs.

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