- Registration number
- Item name
- Photographic unclassified
- Indigenous name
- Mr Charles Kerry
- Associated cultural group
- Australia > Australia > New South Wales > Sydney
- Acquisition date
- January 01, 1950
- Acquisition method
- by Tyrrell's Museum
- H: 120 mm W: 95 mm L: D: Circum:
Black and white photograph (mid shot) of a man seated and facing proper right; cicatrices visible on his torso, and upper and forearms; he wears armbands on both upper arms; studio inscription near lower edge: Native. Boogoolmurra Tribe. (1396). Kerry. Photo. Sydney; black border.
A studio photo of "Jerrakul" one of the 27 men and women of Archibald Meston's "Wild Australia" troupe, which traveled to Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne 1892-1893. Kerry Studio photograph no. 1396; taken December 1892.
From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition "Wild Australia: Meston's Wild Australia Show, 1892-1893" curated by Michael Aird and Mandana Mapar, curatorial research Paul Memmott, 20 February - 10 July, 2015.
Also from the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'written on the body' curated by Judy Watson and Diana Young, March - August 2014.