Ceremonial hand pad made of compacted feathers

Made:
1890-1920

Ceremonial hand pad made of compacted feathers, blood and gum, used by Kurdaitcha, possibly made for tourists, Australasian, 1890-1920

Details

Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A657733
Materials:
blood, feathers, emu, fibre, string and gum
type:
human remains
taxonomy: