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Glass plate negative - A widow, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Object type
Glass plate negatives

Object number
1985.0060.1022.001

Description
Black and white glass plate negative. Caption: A widow. She has her hair cut short and the head and face covered with a thick paste of pipe clay.

Reproduced by Basedow in "The Australian Aboriginal", FW Preece and Sons, Adelaide, 1925, plate XXVI/2. Caption reads: 'Yantowannta widow.'

Collection name
Dr Herbert Basedow collection

Photographer
Dr Herbert Basedow

Production place
Australia

Production date
1919

Place depicted
Innamincka Homestead, South Australia, Australia

Date photographed
1900 - 1929
1990s-1920s

Materials
Photographic emulsion, Glass

Dimensions
Length: 81mm
Width: 106mm



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