Axe

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
38
Item name
Axe 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Gulf region > Cluny Station
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Unrecorded 
Raw material
Basalt
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Edge ground. Bears writing: LPW Bedourie ?? (Cluny) Station. Mudstone, grey black, biface. Edge badly chipped on one surface. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card].

Research notes

The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.

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