Wanda Shield (Small)

Small Wanda Shield

Object type: Aboriginal shield

Locality: Kalgoorlie Western Australia

Artist: Uknown

Circa: 1940

Dimension: 51cm X 13cm

Material: Mulga wood and natural pigments

Description:  This small shield was probably used as a ceremonial dance shield and not as a weapon. It is painted in natural black and red pigments. It has been indigenously reshaped at the top probably to repair damage.

Price: $600

Comes with  display stand

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