UNUSUAL OLD MULGA WOOD BUSH KNIFE, COLLECTED 1940'S, THIS FINE CARVING IS SIMILAR TO THE ARMY ISSUED MACHETE (BUSH KNIFE) AND WAS LIKELY MODELLED ON A WARTIME EXAMPLE.
MULGA (ACACIA ANEURA) IS A DESERT HARDWOOD THAT WAS OF GREAT IMPORTANCE TO THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES OF INLAND AUSTRALIA. IT IS POPULAR WITH THE WHITEMAN FOR IT'S ATTRACTIVE TWO-TONE APPEARANCE.
SIZE: 11 1/2" [29 cm]
usa/ europe : $19.00
I AM SELLING FROM A HUGE COLLECTION
OF OCEANIC ART THAT I HAVE GATHERED
OVER THE LAST 30 YEARS,
INCLUDING ARTEFACTS FROM THE
SEPIK AND RAMU RIVERS
PAPUAN GULF FIJI TONGA MAORI
AUSTRALIEN AUSTRALIAN ABORIGINAL ABORIGINES
SHIELDS WAR CLUBS BOOMERANGS COOLAMON
BARK PAINTINGS AUSTRALIANA
ANCESTOR FIGURE MIMI SPIRITS
WOVEN ADORNMENTS SHELL CURRENCY MASKS
LIME SPATULAS AND OTHER MASSIM ARTEFACTS
FROM THE TROBRIAND ISLANDS
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