An Australian boomerang

Item:
891
Region:
Australasia & Oceania
Type:
Miscellaneous
Description:
An Australian boomerang, probably 19th century or earlier. The wood has a close wavy grain, and tops of these “waves” have formed low ridges in relief on the surface, and may be evidence of shell finishing.
Metrics:
Overall length 23” (58.7cms) Weight 6¼ozs (180grammes)
Price:
£295