Black and white film negative. Caption: Boy practicing with toy shield and boomerang. Aranda tribe, central Australia.
Reproduced by Basedow in "The Australian Aboriginal", FW Preece And Sons, Adelaide, 1925, plate XIV/1. Caption reads: 'Arunndta boy practising with toy shield and boomerang.' 1985.0060.2644.001 is a copy film negative produced at the Australian Institute of Anatomy most likely from a print or the original negative which is now presumed lost.
Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Dr Herbert Basedow