Title: Photograph (black and white); of an illustration depicting a scene featuring an Indigenous Australian man seated underneath a shelter made from leaves, and ten objects including a neck ornament, a spear and eight other unidentified Indigenous Australian objects; Australia. Gelatin silver print

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Source: The British Museum

Copyright/Permissions: © The Trustees of the British Museum. Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-SA 4.0)

Location(s): Australia

 

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Categories: Implements and Devices Indigenous Medicine and Healers

Title: Australian medicine man with magic healing crystal

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Date:  [1931]

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Sixty centuries of health and physick : the progress of ideas from primitive magic to modern medicine / by S.G. Blaxland Stubbs and E.W. Bligh; with an introduction by Sir Humphry Rolleston, bart.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Australia

 

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Categories: Implements and Devices Indigenous Medicine and Healers

Title: Medicine man curing disease by sucking out ‘the evil witchcraft’, Australia

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Date: [1931]

Source: Wellcome Collection

Copyright/Permissions: Sixty centuries of health and physick : the progress of ideas from primitive magic to modern medicine / by S.G. Blaxland Stubbs and E.W. Bligh; with an introduction by Sir Humphry Rolleston, bart.. Credit: Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)

Location(s): Australia

 

Date posted: January 29, 2021 | Author: | Comments Off on Medicine man curing disease…

Categories: Indigenous Medicine and Healers

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