Carving

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Registration number
25532
Item name
Carving 
Category
Sculpture/Carving
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Mr Jimmy Edwards  
Associated cultural group
Wakka Wakka people 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Eastern region
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Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
November 23, 1984 
Acquisition method
Unrecorded by Artifact Shop 
Raw material
Emu egg
Dimensions
H: 130 mm W: 95 mm L: D: Circum:

Description

Carved and painted egg - possibly emu. Design shows a snake and an emu.

Research notes

Painted emu egg, 1984. From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'From Relics to Rights: Aboriginal People and Anthropology at the University of Queensland' curated by Michael Aird, August - June 2018.

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