The Argan stone arrangement complex, Badu lsland: Initial results from Torres Strait

18th November 2013

Stone arrangements at the Argan complex (published in Australian Archaeology 58:2).

Stone arrangements at the Argan complex (published in Australian Archaeology 58:2).

Bruno David, Ian McNiven, Mura Badulgal (Torres Strait Islanders) Corporation Committee, Joe Crouch and Liam Brady

The Argan stone arrangement complex of the island of Badu is a series of mainly geometrically shaped stone formations that together extend for I km along an isolated ridge-top in Western Torres. Here we report on archaeological excavations at this ritual site in an attempt to historicise Badulgal spiritscapes.

 

David, B., I. McNiven, Mura Badulgal (Torres Strait Islanders) Corporation Committee, J. Crouch and L. Brady
The Argan stone arrangement complex, Badu lsland: Initial results from Torres Strait
2004
58
1–6
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