Woomera

Description
A spear-thrower made of hardwood with a carved hooked end. The shaft is decorated on both sides with a wave pattern of three rows of dots, with semi-circles of dots linked to it.
Accession Loan No.
1891/7/12
Collection Class
Arms and armour
Common Name
woomera
Simple Name
spearthrower
Full Name
spearthrower
Dimensions
whole length 743 mm; whole W 50 mm
Production County
Victoria
Production Country
Australia
Production Area Region
Australia and New Zealand
Production Continent
Oceania
Family Group

Material
hard wood
Collection Continent
Pacific

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