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Dead Tiger Snake

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Maynard, Ricky T

Date: 1985 -

Description: Tiger snake recently killed by a birder. In the course of this traditional hunting large tiger snakes nest in the burrows of the mutton birds.The teaching and knowledge passed down by the men as to the signs of their whereabouts ensures against fatal attacks.

Format: Pictorial and artistic works
Object: photographs

Dead Tiger Snake

Subjects: Aboriginal culture

Places: Bass Strait Islands, Tasmania

Institution: Moonbird Heritage Trust

Object number: MHT_00031

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