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Glass plate negative - Men showing their scars, Port George IV, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

Object type
Glass plate negatives

Object number
1985.0060.1227.001

Description
Black and white glass plate negative showing three standing Aboriginal men viewed from behind; all show prominent cicatrices (body scars); the man in the centre also wears a waist band and a string necklace.

Collection name
Dr Herbert Basedow collection

Photographer
Dr Herbert Basedow

Production place
Australia

Production date
1916

Associated place
Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia

Materials
Photographic emulsion, Glass

Dimensions
Length: 100mm
Width: 125mm



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