Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • boomerang, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: southern Australia
  • wood, carving, incising
  • Object Length/Width: 63 x 6 cm width does not include curvature
    Object Length/Width: 24 3/4 x 2 3/8 in width does not include curvature
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3706

The flattened, curved piece of wood has tapered ends. It was incised with straight and wavy lines on the convex surface.