The Resource Invitation to material culture : an exhibition by the... Museum... of material culture from Australia, New Guinea and the Pacific Islands

Invitation to material culture : an exhibition by the... Museum... of material culture from Australia, New Guinea and the Pacific Islands

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Invitation to material culture : an exhibition by the... Museum... of material culture from Australia, New Guinea and the Pacific Islands
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Invitation to material culture : an exhibition by the... Museum... of material culture from Australia, New Guinea and the Pacific Islands
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Summary
Exhibition held February-June 1973; describes & lists material by type with short notes on use of each category, brief details of provenance; includes Torres Strait fishing charm, Australian fish hook, water containers (Australia, Broome), baskets (Milingimbi), fire stick (Aurukun), cup (Bribie Island), dance ornaments (Milingimbi), didjeridu (Yirrkala), rhythm sticks (Hermannsburg), drum (Torres Strait), pipes (Roper River, Melville Island, Milingimbi), chisels (Ooldea, north Australia, Aurukun), axes (Milingimbi, Newcastle Waters), shield (Jigalong), spear (Drysdale River), digging stick (Central Australia), throwing sticks (Newcastle Waters, Warra), spearthrowers (Coopers Creek, Gulf of Carpentaria), belts (Torres Strait, Drysdale River), skirts (Mornington Island, Arnhem Land), necklaces (Cairns, Gulf of Carpentaria, Port Keats), bark paintings (north Australia, Milingimbi), head dresses (Mornington Island, Bentinck Island), spearpoints (north west Australia, Arnhem Land), knives (Broome, north Queensland), toy windmill (Torres Strait), dishes (Kimberleys, Drysdale River) bull roarers (Aurukun, Arnhem Land), ritual objects (Ooldea, Kimberleys, Port Keats), shield (Mount Hay), totem (Mount Hay), head (Milingimbi), fish (Cape Stewart), bark painting (Milingimbi), bone containers (Milingimbi), totemic objects (Cape Stewart, Melville Island, Milingimbi, Central Australia, head dress (Mornington Island), kidatcha shoes; (Central Australia), skull (Arnhem Land)
Date time place
1973
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University of Queensland
Series statement
Museum catalogue no.1
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Invitation to material culture : an exhibition by the... Museum... of material culture from Australia, New Guinea and the Pacific Islands
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Publication
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Processed
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M0057729
Extent
27 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0082121
Label
Invitation to material culture : an exhibition by the... Museum... of material culture from Australia, New Guinea and the Pacific Islands
Publication
Note
Processed
Control code
M0057729
Extent
27 p.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0082121

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