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Max Mansell Muttonbirding

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Maynard, Ricky T

Description: Max Mansell plucking a mutton bird. From first light to dark an experienced birder like Max, a respected Elder will work and pluck several hundred birds in a day. He could usually pluck a muttonbird in thirty seconds.

Format: Pictorial and artistic works
Object: photographs

Max Mansell Muttonbirding

Subjects: Aboriginal culture

Places: Bass Strait Islands, Tasmania

Institution: Moonbird Heritage Trust

Object number: MHT_00018

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