Carved animal

Photography UQ Anthropology Museum

Registration number
15178
Item name
Carved animal 
Category
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Cape York region > Hope vale Mission
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
 
Acquisition method
Unrecorded by Unrecorded 
Dimensions
H: 85 mm W: L: 500 mm D: 35 mm Circum:

Description

A carved lizard, painted brown all over. It stands on four feet, painted with yellow 'toe nails'. A face has been painted in white, and down its back and tail are yellow and white decorative markings. 3D view available.

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