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Carved and engraved human figures from North Western Australia

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Carved and engraved human figures from North Western Australia
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Carved and engraved human figures from North Western Australia
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Summary
Description of five carved and engraved figures said to represent Ngajunangalgu spirit-beings of Lake Disappointment, and two of the Mudinga spirit people of the Oakover River area, near Warrawagine; relationship between Ngajuna ngalgu and Wadi Gudjara, importance to Jigalong people, relative myths, carvings made about 1940; meanings of engravings on figures, associated sites of Wadi Gudjara, totemic routes; dwarf figures of Mudinga spirit people; Mundadi love charm described
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1890-1976
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Mountford, Charles P.
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1938-
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Tonkinson, Robert
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Carved and engraved human figures from North Western Australia
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Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 390
Control code
M0053314
Extent
p. [371]-390
System control number
0076351
Label
Carved and engraved human figures from North Western Australia
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 390
Control code
M0053314
Extent
p. [371]-390
System control number
0076351

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