The Torres Strait Collections of A. C. Haddon


Title: The Torres Strait collections of A.C. Haddon
Author: Moore, David R.
Other Authors: British Museum. Trustees
Publisher: Trustees of the British Museum, London, 1984
Physical Description: 109 p., 79 leaves of plates : ill., facsims, maps ; 28 cm.

Description and documentation of total collection of artefacts collected by Haddon in 1888-9 and 1898 and held in the Cambridge University Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, the Museum of Mankind, the Pitt Rivers Museum, the Horniman Museum and the National Museum of Ireland; artefacts grouped according to culture areas and spheres of activity, such as subsistence, clothing and body ornamentation, ceremonial, magic, recreation and warfare; introduced by historical, geographical and general ethnographic background material; see also manuscript version.

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Weight 1 kg
Dimensions 28.5 × 23 × 2 cm