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E078175 - items, boomerang, , , North-Western Australia, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
 
Summary:
E078175 - 16/12/1982, boomerang, , , , Australia, Australia
Item Name:
boomerang
Label:
This boomerang is from north Western Australia. The wooden boomerang is crescent shaped and tapers to a point at either end. One surface of the boomerang is flat while the other is convex or curves outwards. The boomerang was collected by Alexander Morrison in the late 19th or early 20th Century. It was acquired by the Australian Museum in 1982.
Country:
Australia
Collection Area:
Australia
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
16/12/1982
Registration Number:
E078175
Associated Stories:
The Morrison Collection
Images
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E078175 - items, boomerang, , , North-Western Australia, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078175 - items, boomerang, , , North-Western Australia, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078175 - items, boomerang, , , North-Western Australia, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078175 - items, boomerang, , , North-Western Australia, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno