Knife

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Registration number
4687
Item name
Knife 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
Magic/Ritual
Currency/Trade
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Northern Territory > Barkly region > Tennant Creek
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
by Dr Burton 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

Knife flake (Leilira). Gum adhesive grip. Sheath of tea tree bark bound with cord woven from animal hair [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card].

Research notes

Circumcision knife and sheath.

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