Knife

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Registration number
4613
Item name
Knife 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
Currency/Trade
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > Barkly region > Newcastle Waters
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Collector
Mr Percy Neale 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Mr Percy Neale 
Raw material
Quartzite
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Knife flake (Leilira). Gum adhesive grip (5.5 cm x 4 cm). Sheath of tea tree bark bound with string woven from human hair (14.5 cm) [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card].

Research notes

Knife and sheath: See 4613a.

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