Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • unknown Australian Aboriginal maker
  • knife, late 1800s–1944
  • Where object was made: Northern Territory, Australia
  • stone, gum resin, pigment, paint, chipping
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 14 x 4 x 2 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 5 1/2 x 1 9/16 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Karl F. Baldwin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.3919

The small knife has a light colored stone blade. The resin handle is colored red with white spots and black lines.