ABORIGINAL CARVED WESTERN DESERT WOOMERA
Period/Date: Early 20th Century
Materials: two-tone hardwood (mulga?), sinew
Description: This classic example is presented on a custom display stand and appears to be stone-carved. It features a deeply carved center with a vertical track of dimples framed by zig zag patterns. Well used with an intact wood barb wrapped with sinew. The backside is finished roughly showing stone tool marks. Traces of spinifex resin on the handgrip.
Dimensions: Length 30.25" (77 cm), Width 4.75" (12 cm)
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