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String, and other forms of strand : basketry-, woven bag-, and network, by Walter E. Roth

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String, and other forms of strand : basketry-, woven bag-, and network
Title
String, and other forms of strand
Title remainder
basketry-, woven bag-, and network
Statement of responsibility
by Walter E. Roth
Creator
Subject
Summary
Detailed account of various methods of making twine - human hair, Morehead & Musgrave Rivers, Boulia, Headingly; opossum & kangaroo hair twine - Middle Palmer River, Western districts; kangaroo tendon, emu tendon (Boulia); string etc. derived from vegetable products, list of plants under scientific name, gives name where known, uses - Cloncurry, Cape Bedford, Cooktown, Musgrave, Cairns, Middle Palmer, Atherton, Mapoon, Pennefather, Staaten River, Mitchell, Princess Charlotte Bay, Boulia, Stradbroke Island; manufacture of fibre-twine, methods of preserving continuity in twine; details of various stitches, weaves etc. notes on fishing nets of Boulia, Cloncurry & Normanton; head bands - Upper Georgina and gulf area
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1861?-1933
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Roth, Walter Edmund
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String, and other forms of strand : basketry-, woven bag-, and network, by Walter E. Roth
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Publication
Note
RBF copy donated from W.E.H. Stanner collection
Control code
M0051224
Extent
15 p, 18 leaves of ill.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0073427
Label
String, and other forms of strand : basketry-, woven bag-, and network, by Walter E. Roth
Publication
Note
RBF copy donated from W.E.H. Stanner collection
Control code
M0051224
Extent
15 p, 18 leaves of ill.
Governing access note
Not for Inter-Library Loan
System control number
0073427

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