Aboriginal Hairpin

Aboriginal Hairpin from the Kimberley Western Australia.

This object is not secret/sacred.

 

Object type: Hair adornment

Locality: Kimberley Western Australia

Artist: Unknown

Circa: 1930

Length: 41 cm

Description:

This object is not secret or sacred.

If you look closely at the second photo you can actually see women and children in the background.  This hairpin is however old and superbly carved with hypnotic la grange style carving.

 

Price: $1100

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