The Resource Aboriginal Australian string figures

Aboriginal Australian string figures

Label
Aboriginal Australian string figures
Title
Aboriginal Australian string figures
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Subject
Summary
Detailed description and explanations of material collected 1930-39; Distribution of examples amongst tribes - Katherine River - Daly River - Victoria River district; Darwin, Melville Island (collected at Darwin), Kimberley, Broome-de Grey River district, northwest & southern district, Central Aust. (collected S.A.), S.A., and Lake Tyers (Vic.); Antiquity of figures in Australia Melanesian derivation; Gives comparative chart of Aust. string figure distributions, includes N. Qld & Torres Straits, W.A., N.T., Vic., S.A. and other countries; Appendix A, B, C, D, give figures from Arnhem Land, Hermannsburg, Coorong and Diamantina area, S.A.; Map shows distribution throughout Australia
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1900-1952
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Davidson, Daniel Sutherland
Label
Aboriginal Australian string figures
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0041190
Stock number
1033
System control number
0048006
Label
Aboriginal Australian string figures
Publication
Control code
M0041190
Stock number
1033
System control number
0048006

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