Image: E078167 Boomerang detail

E078167 Boomerang detail

E078167 boomerang, wood, Hunter Valley, New South Wales, Australia.

This boomerang is from St Clair Mission in the Hunter Valley of New South Wales, Australia. The wooden boomerang has a right angled curve in the centre. One surface of the boomerang is flat while the other is convex or curves outwards. The boomerang was collected by Alexander Morrison in the late 19th or early 20th Century. It was acquired by the Australian Museum in 1982.
 

Photographer:
Emma Furno
Rights:
© Australian Museum

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