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Group of Aboriginal men, women and children, Arnhem Land
Bib ID 7127291
Format PicturePicture [still image, sheet]
Description approximately 1900 
1 photograph : albumen ; 16.8 x 27.5 cm 
Summary

Outdoor group photograph of seven men (standing), five women, two girls and two boys (all seated). Some of the men are seen holding spears and woomeras, and several wear bark belts decorated with ochre. Three of the men have pipes in their mouths. Some of the group members have nose piercings. All of the individuals in the photograph have painted body decoration of some sort.

Notes

Title from seller's description.

Condition: corners worn, small edge tears, verso has paper adhesions from former album page.

Subjects Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Arnhem Land -- Photographs.

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