Journals Of Expeditions Of Discovery Into Central Australia And Overland From Adelaide To King George's Sound In The Years 1840-1: Sent By The Colonists Of South Australia By Eyre, Edward John

























































































































 -  The Rok-ko, or net bag, made of a string manufactured from the rush,
it is carried by the women - Page 914
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The Rok-Ko, Or Net Bag, Made Of A String Manufactured From The Rush, It Is Carried By The Women,

And contains generally all the worldly property of the family, such as shells and pieces of flint for knives - bones

For needles - sinews of animals for thread - fat and red ochre for adorning the person - spare ornaments or belts - white pigment for painting for the dance - a skin for carrying water - a stone for pounding roots - the sacred implements of the husband carefully folded up and concealed - a stone hatchet - and many other similar articles. The size of the rok-ko varies according to the wealth of the family; it is sometimes very large and weighty when filled.

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