Headband

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

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
4849
Item name
Headband 
Category
Bodywear
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Cape York region > Aurukun
Map
Collector
Reverend J. B. McCarthy  
Acquisition date
January 01, 1952 
Acquisition method
Donated by Reverend J. B. McCarthy  
Raw material
Plant fibre; ochre
Dimensions
H: W: 120 mm L: 320 mm D: Circum:

Description

Woven headband of plant fibre, stained red and white.

Research notes

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

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