Scraper

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
5656
Item name
Scraper 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1948 
Acquisition method
Donated by Dr Valentine McDowall  
Raw material
chalcedony
Dimensions
H: W: 55 mm L: 90 mm D: Circum:

Description

Scraper - double concave. Bears writing: 'D Val McDowall'. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card].

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'written on the body' curated by Judy Watson and Diana Young, March - August 2014.

‘Stone specimens collected by him on a long motor trip [with Mr Parkinson] in Central Qld’ [List of donors for Ethnological Committee, 1950, source file].

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