The Resource Decoration, deformation, and clothing

Decoration, deformation, and clothing

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Decoration, deformation, and clothing
Title
Decoration, deformation, and clothing
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Summary
Detailed information on hair dressing - far N.W. districts, Princess Charlotte Bay to Cape Grafton, Bloomfield River, Keppel Island, Brisbane; depilation of moustache or beard - Tully & Proserpine River, growing of beards (Cape Bedford, Boulia, Gulf country); use of nets; Pita Pita, Kalkadun, Cloncurry district, N.W. districts; false hair used by women; (Cloncurry); head decorations, feathers; Pennefather River, Lower Mitchell, Upper Georgina, Gunanni, Middle Palmer, Cardwell & Tully, Boulia & Upper Georgina; knuckle bone & teeth; Upper Georgina, Leichhardt, Selwyn, Cloncurry, Diamantina, Boulia, Burketown, Mornington Island; shell; Cape Grafton, Tully River, Keppel Island; fillets & circlets; Tully River, Boulia, Cloncurry, Leichhardt-Selwyn area, north-west districts, lower Gulf; fillet - eel bone (Tully River), fillet toadstool (Keppel Island); ear-piercing, ear-rings; Cape York Peninsula region, Cloncurry; nose-boring, nose-pins; Cape York, Wellesley Islands , Rockhampton, Boulia; tooth avulsion; throughout Peninsula, N.W. districts, Keppel Island, Diamantina River, Upper Georgina; types of necklaces - shell; Pennefather River, Mitchell & Staaten; opossum & kangaroo twine; N.W. districts, Boulia, Cloncurry, Leichhardt-Selwyn areas, Glenormiston, Roxburgh Downs; grass-reed & pandanus; throughout Queensland; cross-shoulder ornaments - Upper Georgina River, Pennefather River; eagle-claw ornaments - Boulia, Georgina & Burke Rivers; human hair belts - Cape York & Gulf country; apron belts - Pennefather, Princess Charlotte Bay, Cape Bedford, Fitzroy River, Upper Georgina; depilation of pubic hair Proserpine (both sexes), Lower Tully & Brisbane (females only), phallocrypts (Boulia, LeichhardtSelwyn, Upper Georgina); digital amputation (Kalkadun, Tarumbal); armlets & anklets (Pennefather River); decorative scars; Tully, Bloomfield River, Boulia, Roxburgh Downs, Georgina, Cloncurry, Pennefather, Middle Palmer, Koko-Olkulu, N.W. districts; feathering of body; Cape York Peninsula & N.W. districts; body painting; all districts; plaited blankets; Embley, Pennefather & Batavia Rivers; bark blankets; Nggerikudi, Chirpal, Ngatchan
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1861?-1933
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Roth, Walter Edmund
Label
Decoration, deformation, and clothing
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0051182
System control number
0073378
Label
Decoration, deformation, and clothing
Publication
Control code
M0051182
System control number
0073378

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