Approximately 300 items of botanical material relevant to traditional Aboriginal cultural use. Most of these items come from South Australia and the Northern Territory.
Further information may be found in specimen document files. Related collection notes: Associated archival component held in the SAM Archives collections
Aboriginal culture; Aboriginal peoples (Australians); Food; Medicines
Aboriginal material culture; Adhesive; Food; Gum fibre; Medicine; Mid 19th Century to present; Narcotic; Plants; Resin; Seed
Aboriginal peoples; Artefacts; Drugs; Indigenous foods; Indigenous medicine; Plants; Resins
Anthropological specimens; Botanical specimens; Specimens
South Australia; Northern Territory