Pubic tassel

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
20319
Item name
Pubic tassel 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Western Australia > Kimberley region > Hall's Creek
Map
Collector
Miss Margaret West 
Acquisition date
September 01, 1976 
Acquisition method
Museum field work by Miss Margaret West 
Raw material
acrylic yarn; hair
Dimensions
H: 790 mm W: 300 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Research notes

Worn by men. Collected during the 1975/6 Kimberleys Expedition. The making of this object is documented in a sequence of colour slides from 30001 to 30025.

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

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