Shield

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
7895
Item name
Shield 
Category
Shield
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
Bigambul 
Place
Australia > Australia > New South Wales > Darling River > Weilmoringle Station
Map
Collector
Mr Arthur W. Mullen  
Acquisition date
January 01, 1961 
Acquisition method
by Mrs Treweeke 
Dimensions
H: W: L: D: Circum:

Description

A long shield of light coloured hard-wood. The entire surface of both the face and the back has been engraved with parallel channels organized into an intricate pattern, similar to “finger-prints”- (see shield #7894). There is some splitting of the wood on the back.

Research notes

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