Red ochre

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Registration number
2931
Item name
Red ochre 
Category
Raw Material
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Gulf region > Bentinck Island
Map
Collector
Reverend J. B. McCarthy  
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Reverend J. B. McCarthy  
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Research notes

Card attached stating: 'This comes from Bentinck Island. It is 17 ins long and 3 ins wide in the middle. This particular Carrier is full of powdered red ochre'.

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