Aboriginal Gulmari Shield
Aboriginal axe from Arnhem Land
Object type: Aboriginal Shield
Locality: Concurry District Queensland Australia
Length: 59 cm
This rare form of Shield comes from around the concurry District in Western Queensland. The designs are fluted very shallowly and then painted and my represent the plates of a turtle.
Similar example illustrated as Figure 367 0f Maintanance of Law and Order by Roth