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Lot 180
Three Australian Aborigine weapons
Sold for £300 (US$ 489) inc. premium

Lot Details
Three Australian Aborigine weapons
A large West Australian spear thrower, the wood hook secured with resin and fibre binding, the front incised with a hatched and zig-zag design with cube motifs towards the tapering handle, 86cm.; a Western Desert/Central Australian pole club with fine linear striations the grip incised with a zig-zag pattern 70cm. and a boomerang incised with emus, 65cm.

Footnotes

  • Acquired by the vendor's grandmother Anne Rigby in Australia in the 1930s
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