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A SOUTHWEST AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINAL WOODEN “WOOMERA” Southwest...

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A SOUTHWEST AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINAL WOODEN “WOOMERA” Southwest Australia L. 56 cm A spear throwing device with geometric carvings, on the reverse old inscription: Bunbury tribe, 1886. The original inhabitants of the Bunbury (Goomburrup) area were the Wardandi Noongar Aboriginal people. South German private collection, acquired by the father around 1960 - Some small cracks and scratches, traces of use