Bag

Photography UQ Anthropology Museum

Photography UQ Anthropology Museum

Photography UQ Anthropology Museum

Photography UQ Anthropology Museum

Photography UQ Anthropology Museum

Photography UQ Anthropology Museum

Registration number
2079
Item name
Bag 
Category
Container
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Cape York region > Aurukun
Map
Collector
Miss Ursula H. McConnel 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
Donated by Miss Ursula H. McConnel 
Raw material
Plant fibre
Dimensions
H: 300 mm W: 200 mm L: D: 140 mm Circum:

Description

Conical twined bag, light coloured, edge reinforced with plant fibre string.

Research notes

Woven bag, c.1930

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'From Relics to Rights: Aboriginal People and Anthropology at the University of Queensland' curated by Michael Aird, August - June 2018.

Original catalogue record lists collection location as Archer River

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