The Resource Aboriginal Fibre Crafts of Aurukun, produced by the National Museum of Victoria

Aboriginal Fibre Crafts of Aurukun, produced by the National Museum of Victoria

Label
Aboriginal Fibre Crafts of Aurukun
Title
Aboriginal Fibre Crafts of Aurukun
Statement of responsibility
produced by the National Museum of Victoria
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Contributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Demonstrates the preparation of pandanus fibre and the weaving of these fibres into baskets, the collection, dying and drying of the fibre is shown, the fibres are rubbed on the thigh to produce string ready for weaving, three different weaving methods are used by Annie Kalkeeyorta and Neeyum Yunkaporta to produce three distinct styles of baskets, the film concludes with examples of the uses of these different styles of baskets
Member of
Cataloging source
AIAS
Credits note
Camera, Don Calder; editor, Douglas Craig
Date of event
1980
Date time place
Filmed in
Information about documentation
  • Report on trip to Melbourne and Adelaide - February, 1979; paper - 'Aurukun Craftswomen Teach Traditional Skills' held in file in Film Archive documentation.
  • Scanned: report
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National Museum of Victoria
Place of event
Aurukun, Qld.,
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
West, Alan
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  • Kalkeeyorta
  • Yunkaporta, Neeyum
Label
Aboriginal Fibre Crafts of Aurukun, produced by the National Museum of Victoria
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
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Publication
Note
Digital access copy
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
F0000170
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (18 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Stock number
NMV_002 (V00232_1)
Terms governing use
Copyright restrictions may apply
Label
Aboriginal Fibre Crafts of Aurukun, produced by the National Museum of Victoria
Link
http://aiatsis.gov.au/collections/using-collection/ordering-collection-items
Publication
Note
Digital access copy
Carrier category
videocassette
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
F0000170
Dimensions
3/4 in.
Extent
1 videocassette (18 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
No form
Other physical details
sound, colour;
Stock number
NMV_002 (V00232_1)
Terms governing use
Copyright restrictions may apply

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