Throwing stick

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Registration number
41165
Item name
Throwing stick 
Category
Throwing
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Pampila Hanson Boxer  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Western Australia > Kimberley region
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Collector
 
Acquisition date
December 11, 2015 
Acquisition method
Purchased from Raft Artspace 
Raw material
bloodwood, ochres, goanna or kangaroo fat
Dimensions
H: W: 100 mm L: 850 mm D: Circum:

Description

Wood throwing stick, fluted on one side; two sets of three bands are incised and painted yellow, white and black on both sides, the reverse has a central section painted of horizontal bands painted black and white.

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