Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • boomerang, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Australia
  • wood, pigment, carving
  • Object Length/Width: 57.5 x 7 cm width does not include curvature
    Object Length/Width: 22 5/8 x 2 3/4 in width does not include curvature
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3693

The flattened and curved piece of wood has tapered ends. It has red pigment with yellow stripes at one end.