Shield

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Registration number
2700
Item name
Shield 
Category
Shield
 
Indigenous name
moro 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Lake Eyre drainage region > Mooraberree Station
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1953 
Acquisition method
by Mrs Duncan-Kemp 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

A long narrow shield of light coloured and grained hard-wood. The face is very flat and very smooth. The margins are quite sharp, as the shield is very thin. The handle is contiguous with the body but is of a lighter colour. This may be a variation in the grain.

Research notes

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