The Resource An album of the weapons, tools, ornaments, articles of dress etc. of the natives of the Pacific Islands : drawn and described from examples in public & private collections in England

An album of the weapons, tools, ornaments, articles of dress etc. of the natives of the Pacific Islands : drawn and described from examples in public & private collections in England

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An album of the weapons, tools, ornaments, articles of dress etc. of the natives of the Pacific Islands : drawn and described from examples in public & private collections in England
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An album of the weapons, tools, ornaments, articles of dress etc. of the natives of the Pacific Islands : drawn and described from examples in public & private collections in England
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Summary
Extensively illustrated catalogue of specimens giving brief details of collection where held, dimensions, colours, provenance, native names, where known; 1st series, p. 323-346; New Guinea and Torres Straits Islands - ornaments, ceremonial dress, utensils, combs, cats cradles, charms, weapons; p.347- 365; Australia - weapons, utensils, ornaments; p.366; Tasmania - fibre bags, necklaces, model canoe; 2nd series, p.205; Torres Straits Islands - ornaments, utensils; p.206-219; Australia - message sticks, ornaments, weapons, nets & bags; p.220-221; Tasmania - model canoes, stone tools; 3rd series, p.94; Torres Straits Islands - mummified figures; p.95-146; Australia - canoes, decorated baskets, weapons, body decoration & ceremonial objects (Central Australia), fire making by drill & carved trees (N.S.W.), ornaments & utensils; 3rd series includes items in Australian Museums
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1854-1930
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Edge-Partington, James
Label
An album of the weapons, tools, ornaments, articles of dress etc. of the natives of the Pacific Islands : drawn and described from examples in public & private collections in England
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Publication
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illus.; maps
Control code
M0055871
Extent
3 v. in 2
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
7090 ; 7091
System control number
0079876
Label
An album of the weapons, tools, ornaments, articles of dress etc. of the natives of the Pacific Islands : drawn and described from examples in public & private collections in England
Publication
Note
illus.; maps
Control code
M0055871
Extent
3 v. in 2
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
Stock number
7090 ; 7091
System control number
0079876

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