Anchor

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Registration number
24240
Item name
Anchor 
Category
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Cape York region > Lockhart River
Map
Collector
Mr Athol Chase 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1973 
Acquisition method
by Mr Athol Chase 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Large water worn and pitted, burnt-orange coloured rock, overall 27cm x 22cm although slightly irregular, with rope tied around it. The length of the rope trailing the stone anchor is 1400cm.

Research notes

Rock with rope used as anchor for dugout canoe: see 24281.

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