Bag

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
1742
Item name
Bag 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Lake Eyre drainage region > Boulia
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
September 07, 1949 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mr J. McCormack  
Raw material
Aniline dyed wool; hair string; ration blanket
Dimensions
H: 600 mm W: 580 mm L: D: 20 mm Circum:

Description

Wool bag with handle made of an old ration blanket; curved stripes of red and yellow dyed wool.

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.

Used to carry pituri leaves.

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