Image: Wooden sword

Wooden sword

Wooden sword from south-east Australia, illustration 1898.

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© Australian Museum Research Library

Notes

Sword from south-east Australia illustrated in ‘An album of the weapons, tools, ornaments, articles of dress of the natives of the Pacific Islands, drawn and described from examples in public & private collections in England by James Edge-Partington ; lithographed by J.C. Norbury. [Variant title: Ethnographical album of the Pacific Islands] 1890-1898’ The sword is from the Charles Heape Collection, now in the Manchester University Museum, England.

I wish to thank Jonathan Tunstall for alerting me to this image and providing reference.

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I wish to thank Jonathan Tunstall for alerting me to this image and providing reference.

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