University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:31-33-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Australia
Western Australia
Date Made: Before 1931
Late Date: 1931
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Wood
Pigment
Length: 100 cm
Width: 19 cm
Depth: 8 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from A. E. West, 1931
Other Number:174 - Other Number

Description

Ceremonial shield. Said to have been repainted on the occasion of the shooting of 40 Aboriginals by police in 1928.


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