The Resource Ngaatjatjara and Pintupi ceremonial activities in Warburton Range and Western Desert

Ngaatjatjara and Pintupi ceremonial activities in Warburton Range and Western Desert

Label
Ngaatjatjara and Pintupi ceremonial activities in Warburton Range and Western Desert
Title
Ngaatjatjara and Pintupi ceremonial activities in Warburton Range and Western Desert
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Photographer
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs of Ngaatjatjara and Pintupi ceremonial activities. Subjects include: Ngaatjatjara men preparing for and performing kangaroo (malu) cycle dance; ritual bloodletting; dingo (para) dance; applying emu fat mixed with red ochre to sacred stone objects; falcon feather headdress; circumcision ceremony; sacred rockpiles; straightening sacred board by heating in coals; sacred formation of red ochre near end of totemic possum (wayuta) track; biting flakes to trim edge of hafted stone adze; carpet snake (tjikari) dance; eagle (walawuru) dance; man fashioning emu feather footpads; dance ground for Tingari-cycle dances; sacred digging stick; totemic penis of Yula; sacred rock alignment at Katangara; cleaning sacred waterhole and dredging sacred objects; painting designs on rock face; upright stones; cache of sacred boards (lara); removing wood slab to make into spearthrower; totemic kangaroo's sacred board turned to stone at Kumpuwalyka
Cataloging source
AIAS
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Gould, Richard A.
Date time place
Tikatika Rockholes, Warburton Range, Clutterbuck Hills, Laverton, Ceduna, Cundeelee, Sladen Water, Wangkarin, Pukara, Puntutjarpa, Lake Auld, W.A., 1966-1968
Funding information
Grant No.
Information about documentation
Caption list available
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gould, Richard A.
Label
Ngaatjatjara and Pintupi ceremonial activities in Warburton Range and Western Desert
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Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Tjun; Yapawuru; Minmara; Kunmanara
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
8 x 10 cm.
Extent
54 prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Richard Gould;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Images D00026050-D00026073; D00026075-D00026086 (men only); D00026087 (women only); D00026088-D00026099; D00026101-D00026103 (men only) are restricted
Other physical details
black and white
Stock number
GOULD.R02.DF (D00026050-D00026103)
System control number
(Sirsi) a421034
Label
Ngaatjatjara and Pintupi ceremonial activities in Warburton Range and Western Desert
Link
Production
Note
  • Digital access copies available
  • Persons photographed include: Tjun; Yapawuru; Minmara; Kunmanara
Carrier category
sheet
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
still image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
8 x 10 cm.
Extent
54 prints
Immediate source of acquisition
Richard Gould;
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
  • Form
  • Images D00026050-D00026073; D00026075-D00026086 (men only); D00026087 (women only); D00026088-D00026099; D00026101-D00026103 (men only) are restricted
Other physical details
black and white
Stock number
GOULD.R02.DF (D00026050-D00026103)
System control number
(Sirsi) a421034

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