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Glass plate negative - The game of 'gorri', Humbert River station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

Object type
Glass plate negatives

Object number
1985.0060.1019

Description
Black and white glass plate negative, shows men and boys trowing spears at a bark disc.

Reproduced by Basedow in "The Australian Aboriginal", FW Preece and Sons, Adelaide, 1925, plate XIII/1. Caption reads: 'The game of "gorri," Humbert River, Northern Territory.'

Collection name
Dr Herbert Basedow collection

Photographer
Dr Herbert Basedow

Place designed
Australia

Date photographed
1922

Place depicted
Australia

Date photographed
1922

Materials
Photographic emulsion, Glass

Dimensions
Length: 81mm
Width: 106mm



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