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Australian Aboriginal decorative art, Frederick D. McCarthy

Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art
Title
Australian Aboriginal decorative art
Statement of responsibility
Frederick D. McCarthy
Creator
Subject
Summary
Descriptive booklet; Includes shields, boomerangs, clubs, carved trees (Eastern Aust.); designs on shields, N.E. Qld.; weapons, utensils, tjuringa, ceremonial regalia, ground drawings (central, N.T. & Kimberleys); Rangga & sacred objects, sculptures, bark paintings, mortuary art, weapons, twined baskets, pipes (Arnhem Land & adjacent islands); grave posts, baskets, weapons (Bathurst and Melville Islands); ceremonial boards and bullroarers, weapons, baobab nuts, pearl-shell phallocrypts (Western Australia); full description and meanings of incised designs
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1905-1997
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McCarthy, Frederick D.
Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art, Frederick D. McCarthy
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0047122
Dimensions
24 x 18 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
60 pages
Other physical details
illustrated, plates (partly coloured)
Stock number
10850
System control number
0067653
Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art, Frederick D. McCarthy
Publication
Control code
M0047122
Dimensions
24 x 18 cm.
Edition
3rd ed.
Extent
60 pages
Other physical details
illustrated, plates (partly coloured)
Stock number
10850
System control number
0067653

Library Locations

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      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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