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An Aboriginal medicine man or shaman from the Kakadu tribe sucking the illness from a patient. Process print after B. Spencer, 1914.

Spencer, Baldwin, 1860-1929.
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1914

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Good wizard of the Kakadu tribe sucking evil magic from a sick man. ... Photo, Mr. Baldwin Spencer, from "Handbook for Australia 1914".

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1914

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1 process print ; image 11.5 x 19.8 cm

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Wellcome Library no. 21343i

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An Aboriginal medicine man or shaman from the Kakadu tribe sucking the illness from a patient. Process print after B. Spencer, 1914. Credit: Wellcome Collection. CC BY


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