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E077012 - items, boomerang, , , Northern New South Wales, Australia, 10/2/1981 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
 
Summary:
E077012 - 10/2/1981, boomerang, , , , Australia, Australia
Item Name:
boomerang
Label:
This boomerang is from the Northern or Western area of New South Wales, 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. Small hatched lines have been carved into the curved surface, on the right hand tip of the boomerang. The boomerang was collected by Alexander Morrison in the late 19th or early 20th Century. It was acquired by the Australian Museum in 1979.
Country:
Australia
Collection Area:
Australia
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
10/02/1981
Registration Number:
E077012
Associated Stories:
The Morrison Collection
Images
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E077012 - items, boomerang, , , Northern New South Wales, Australia, 10/2/1981 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
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E077012 - items, boomerang, , , Northern New South Wales, Australia, 10/2/1981 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
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E077012 - items, boomerang, , , Northern New South Wales, Australia, 10/2/1981 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno
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E077012 - items, boomerang, , , Northern New South Wales, Australia, 10/2/1981 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms. Emma Furno