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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
 
Summary:
E078181 - 16/12/1982, shield, , South Coast, New South Wales, Australia, Australia
Item Name:
shield
Label:
This shield is from south-east Australia. The upper surface of the shield features an engraved geometric design. Two holes have been drilled through the centre of the shield to accomodate a handle which is now missing. The shield is widest at the centre tapering into two elogongated stick ends. It was collected by Alexander Morrison in the late 19th or early 20th Century and acquired by the Australian Museum in 1982.
Region:
South Coast
Province/State:
New South Wales
Country:
Australia
Collection Area:
Australia
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
16/12/1982
Registration Number:
E078181
Associated Stories:
The Morrison Collection
Images
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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E078181 - items, shield, , , South Coast New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078181 - items, shield, , , South Coast New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078181 - items, shield, , , South Coast New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078181 - items, shield, , , South Coast New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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E078181 - items, shield, , , South Coast New South Wales, Australia, 16/12/1982 
Australian Museum 
photographer: Ms, Emma Furno
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Wooden shield, NSW, Area S, Australia 
finton.mahony@austmus.gov.au 
photographer: Finton Mahony
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Wooden shield, NSW, Area S, Australia (detail) 
finton.mahony@austmus.gov.au 
photographer: Finton Mahony
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher
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Shield, South Coast. New South Wales. 
Australian Museum 
photographer: AM, Anthropology Dept - Rebecca Fisher