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Author Spencer, Baldwin, 1860-1929.

Title Guide to the Australian ethnographical collection in the National Museum of Victoria / by Baldwin Spencer
Edition First edition
Published Melbourne : [Public Library, Museums and National Gallery], [1901]
Melbourne : Robt. S. Brain, Government Printer

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 ADPML SPC  994.0899915 Spe  LIB USE ONLY
Description 88 pages, 14 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary Brief introduction - origins of Aborigines, tribes, social organization, totemism, weapons & implements, art; lists items as displayed with explanatory notes on materials used, styles & types, size & provenance where known; Includes weapons, fire making implements, playthings, musical instruments, wooden utensils, nets, bags, baskets etc., ornaments & clothing, ceremonial & sacred objects, articles for magic, kurdaitcha shoes, bone & stone tools, mourning & burial
Notes Later editions called: Guide to the Australian ethnological collection in the National Museum of Victoria
Bibliography Later editions called: Guide to the Australian ethnological collection in the National Museum of Victoria
Subject Public Library, Museums, and National Gallery (Vic.) -- Catalogs.
Public Library, Museums, and National Gallery (Vic.) -- Exhibitions.
Public Library, Museums, and National Gallery (Vic.) -- Exhibitions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Antiquities -- Exhibitions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Implements -- Catalogs.
Aboriginal Australians -- Implements -- Exhibitions.
Aboriginal Australians -- Industries -- Catalogs
Aboriginal Australians -- Industries -- Exhibitions
Aboriginal Australians -- Weapons -- Exhibitions
Ethnological museums and collections -- Australia -- Victoria.
Genre/Form Catalogs.
Exhibition catalogs.
Author Public Library, Museums, and National Gallery (Vic.)
Other Titles Guide to the Australian ethnological collection exhibited in the National Museum of Victoria