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Donor Name:
American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land  Search this
Length - Object:
109 cm
Width - Object:
48 cm
Object Type:
Bark Painting
Place:
Oenpelli (Gunbalanya), Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Accession Date:
2 May 1949
Notes:
FROM CARD: "TWO FLYING FOXES OR FRUIT BATS, ONE WITH EXPANDED WINGS AND ONE WITH FOLDED WINGS. OVER ALL RED, WITH YELLOW PATCHES AND WHITE LINES ON FLYING FIGURE. THE OTHER IS OVER ALL YELLOW, WITH RED AND WHITE LINES. (PAINTED BY NATIVES FROM THE LIVERPOOL RIVER REGION.)"
Record Last Modified:
1 Mar 2019
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
178294
USNM Number:
E387600-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/3701a41b1-5e98-4a27-8a55-69ff865c18d3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8421569