Boomerang

Wooden boomerang decorated with red ochre and two transverse white bands. One arm tapers to a round end, the other end is blunt.

Object Summary

Museum Number 82/1926/1
Simple Name weapon
Full Name boomerang
Common Name boomerang
Production country Australia
Material wood; pigment/clay
Collection class Arms and armour
Collection continent Pacific
Production county Mitchell River District, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland
Production continent Oceania
Function detail Collected from the Mitchell River District, before 1926.