Resin

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Registration number
1623
Item name
Resin 
Category
Manufacture
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Eastern region > Coomooboolaroo Station, Duaringa
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Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Mrs Alice Barnard 
Raw material
Resin (grass tree Xanthorrhoea spp.)
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Stick with gum attached

Research notes

Analysed in Matheson, C.D. and A.J. McCollum 2014 Characterising native plant resins from Australian Aboriginal artefacts using ATR-FTIR and GC/MS, Journal of Archaeological Science 52:116-128. Resin determined to be Xanthorrhoea spp.

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