Image: E077641 Boomerang detail

E077641 Boomerang detail

E077641 boomerang, wood, St. Clair Mission Station, 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. Each end of the boomerang tapers to a point. 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 1981.

Emma Furno
© Australian Museum

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