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61-75 (A): 61. 'Nerelle', princess of Moruya tribe, NSW 62. Aboriginal girl with Helieman 63. Aboriginal girl, Roma district, NSW 64. 'Gingung', warrior, Bathurst disrict, NSW 65. 'Warryne', chief, Yass district, NSW 66. 'Gumbarlee', warrior, Clarence River, NSW 67. Aboriginal, Namoi River, NSW 68. Aboriginal, Barron River, Queensland 69. Aboriginal, Port Darwin, Queensland 70. Aboriginal, Ethridge River, Queensland 71-73. Aboriginal, Prince of Wales Island, Queensland 74-75. Aboriginal, Port Essenden, Queensland 31-45 (B): 31. Bora rite: Taking the young men to the chiefs 32. Bora rite: Leaving the Bora ground 33. Bora rite: Passing under the arch of spears 34. Bora rite: Approaching the high chief 35. Bora ground 36. Bora rite: Arrival of the king 37. Bora ceremony: An ambush 38. Bora rite: At the mound figure 39. Bora rite: Spearing the wild boar 40-41. Aboriginal climbing tree with piece of vine 42. Aboriginal warriors 43. Aboriginal warriors and gin 44. Aboriginal people making fire with stick 45. Aboriginal Peel River NSW



Charles Kerry


1858 – 1928

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  • Details

    Media category
    Materials used
    2 gelatin silver photographs
    21.8 x 31.0 cm original card :

    a - 61-75, 14.8 x 19.3 cm, image/sheet

    b - 31-45, 14.5 x 18.8 cm, image/sheet

    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Purchased 1986
    Not on display
    Accession number
    Unable to display image due to cultural restrictions
    Artist information
    Charles Kerry

    Works in the collection


  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 1 exhibition

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 1 publication

Other works by Charles Kerry

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