Shield

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Registration number
1519
Item name
Shield 
Category
Shield
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Not applicable > South coast and riverine region
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
July 01, 1951 
Acquisition method
by Mrs L. MacGillivray 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

A small shield of brown hard-wood. The entire surface of both the face and the back has been engraved. The engraving is incised or pecked in a repeated pattern forming areas of parallel lines. Along the edges of the shield there are patterns of halved ovals.

Research notes

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