Headband

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
20115
Item name
Headband 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Western Australia > Western Deserts region > Sturt Creek
Map
Collector
Miss Margaret West 
Acquisition date
September 01, 1975 
Acquisition method
Museum field work by Miss Margaret West 
Raw material
Plant fibre string; seed, bat's wing coral (Erythrina vespertilio); ochre; nylon
Dimensions
H: W: 90 mm L: 330 mm D: 15 mm Circum:

Description

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.
In the Red exhibition label: Ochred strings used for dance, 1970s.

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