The Resource Australian Aboriginal decorative art, by Frederick D. McCarthy ; with foreword by A.P. Elkin

Australian Aboriginal decorative art, by Frederick D. McCarthy ; with foreword by A.P. Elkin

Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art
Title
Australian Aboriginal decorative art
Statement of responsibility
by Frederick D. McCarthy ; with foreword by A.P. Elkin
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1905-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCarthy, Frederick D.
Dewey number
709.011/0994
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • N7401 .M3 1974 qca
  • NK1177
LC item number
.M3
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Australian Museum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Art, Aboriginal Australian
Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art, by Frederick D. McCarthy ; with foreword by A.P. Elkin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 61
Contents
Eastern Australia: shields, boomerangs, spear-throwers, clubs, skin-cloaks, carved trees -- North-eastern Queensland: Cape York Sculpture -- Central Australia, Northern Territory and East Kimberleys: weapons and utensils, Tjurunga, ceremonial regalia, ground drawings -- Arnhem Land and adjacent islands: ceremonial objects, sculptures, bark paintings, mortuary art, weapons, twined baskets, pipes -- Bathurst and Melville Islands: grave-posts, stringy-bark baskets and weapons -- Western Australia: Weapons, ceremonial boards and bull-roarers, baobab nutsm pearl-shell phallocrypts -- Broome district
Control code
000002319983
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
61 p., [3] leaves of col. plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated from Jon Altman collection
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Australian Aboriginal decorative art, by Frederick D. McCarthy ; with foreword by A.P. Elkin
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 61
Contents
Eastern Australia: shields, boomerangs, spear-throwers, clubs, skin-cloaks, carved trees -- North-eastern Queensland: Cape York Sculpture -- Central Australia, Northern Territory and East Kimberleys: weapons and utensils, Tjurunga, ceremonial regalia, ground drawings -- Arnhem Land and adjacent islands: ceremonial objects, sculptures, bark paintings, mortuary art, weapons, twined baskets, pipes -- Bathurst and Melville Islands: grave-posts, stringy-bark baskets and weapons -- Western Australia: Weapons, ceremonial boards and bull-roarers, baobab nutsm pearl-shell phallocrypts -- Broome district
Control code
000002319983
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
8th ed.
Extent
61 p., [3] leaves of col. plates
Immediate source of acquisition
Donated from Jon Altman collection
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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