BetaThis search tool is in development. Find out more.
Pictures

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.
Date
1914

Download

Free to use with attribution CC BYCredit: Wellcome Collection
Can I use this?

About this picture

Publication/Creation

1914

Physical description

1 process print ; image 11.5 x 19.8 cm

Lettering

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

Language

  • English


Where to find it


Identifiers


License information

License information

You can use this work for any purpose, including commercial uses, without restriction under copyright law. You should also provide attribution to the original work, source and licence.

Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY 4.0) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0

Credit

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


We’re improving the information on this page. Find out more.