FMNH 272363.nosub[1]

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    Description: scan of catalog card [FRONT] [MAIN BODY] Chicago Natural History Museum - Ethnology | Catalogue No. 272363 | ENT | Accession No. 2616 | Field Catalogue No. FC-2482 | Negative No. | Sub. Ind. No. 37-12 | General Provenience: Australia | Where collected: | Where made: | Attribution: Victoria or New South Wales | Tribe: | People: | Culture: Australian | Brief description: Club | Detailed description: Thin, flat, brown wood with faint roughened grip. This specimen is from the London Missionary Society's collection. The blue bordered label is on the specimen is the LMS collection number. It bears the number 386. | See reverse x | Dimensions (in cm.): | length: 66.5 | width: | height: | circumfrence: | diameter: | Fuller Collection: Purchased from Captain A.W.F. Fuller of London, England, in 1958 [BACK] The LMS collection catalogue contains the following: "206. Two of the Tur Rursna, called by Europeans bomarang, or returning throw-stick; one unusually angular. From New Holland." New Holland was the name applied in early days to Australia, particularly east Australia. Fuller had little doubt that this specimen was the "angular" specimen mentioned in the LMS catalogue. | 272363
Catalog Number: 272363.nosub[1]
Description: club
Materials: wood
Cultural Attribution: Aborigine
Accession Number: [2616] A. W. F. Fuller (Purchase)
Accession Year: 1958
Other Numbers: FC 2482, 396
Collector/Source: Captain Alfred W. F. Fuller, Captain Alfred W. F. Fuller
EMu IRN: 1181226
GUID: df6cfb47-8828-42c9-8ec3-a0d42501bd8d

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