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" ... of this came a broad stripe of very brilliant red, which was coped by lines of white, but both inside and outside of this red space were narrow stripes of a still deeper red, intended probably to mark its boundaries. The face was painted vividly white... "
Journals of Two Expeditions of Discovery in North-west and Western Australia ... - Page 204
by Sir George Grey - 1841 - 412 pages
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The History of Australian Discovery and Colonisation, Part 1

Samuel Bennett - Australia - 1865 - 661 pages
...narrow strines of a still deeper red ; the face was painted white and the eyes black, being surmounted by red and yellow lines ; the body, hands, and arms, were outlined red — the body being curiously painted with red stripes and bars. The dimensions were — Length...
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The Aborigines of Victoria: with Notes Relating to the Habits of ..., Volume 1

Aboriginal Australians - 1878 - 483 pages
...yellow . lines. FIQ.M. Figure No. 2 is thus described : — " Upon the rock which formed the left-hand wall of this cave, and which partly faced you on entering, was a very singular painting, vividly colored, representing four heads joined together. From the mild expression of the countenances,...
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The Aborigines of Victoria: With Notes Relating to the Habits of the Natives ...

Australia - 1878 - 939 pages
...yellow lines. „„. Figure No. 2 is thus described : — " Upon the rock which formed the lefVhand wall of this cave, and which partly faced you on entering, was a very singular painting, vividly colored, representing four heads joined together. From the mild expression of the countenances,...
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Proceedings - Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South ..., Volumes 1-6

Royal Geographical Society of Australasia. South Australian Branch - Australia - 1886
...its boundaries ; " the face was painted vividly white and the eyes black, being " however surrounded by red and yellow lines ; the body, hands, " and arms...faced you on entering, " was a very singular painting [Plate CJ, vividly colored, representing " four heads joined together. From the mild expression of...
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The History of Australian Exploration from 1788 to 1888: Compiled from State ...

Ernest Favenc - Australia - 1888 - 474 pages
...its boundaries. The face was painted vividly white and the eyes black ; being, however, surrounded by red and yellow lines, the body, hands and arms...faced you on entering, was a very singular painting, vividly coloured, representing four heads joined together. From the mild expression of the countenances,...
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The Prehistoric Arts, Manufactures, Works, Weapons, Etc., of the Aborigines ...

Ethnology - 1897 - 172 pages
...its boundaries ; the face was painted vividly white and the eyes black, being, however, surrounded by red and yellow lines; the body, hands, and arms...being curiously painted with red stripes and bars" (as shown in Plate Xo. 3). This peculiar head-dress is not often found amongst the natives, but it...
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Totemism and Exogamy

James George Frazer, Sir Jame Frazer - Social Science - 2000 - 2800 pages
...mark its boundaries ; the face was painted vividly white, and the eyes black, being however surrounded by red and yellow lines ; the body, hands, and arms...curiously painted with red stripes and bars. " Upon this rock which formed the left-hand wall of this cave, and which partly faced you on entering, was...
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