The Resource Fighting weapons

Fighting weapons

Label
Fighting weapons
Title
Fighting weapons
Creator
Subject
Summary
Methods of manufacture and description of - spears (N.W. & lower Gulf districts, Pennefather, Bloomfield, Palmer Rivers, Princess Charlotte Bay, Cape Bedford, Lower Tully district, Rockhampton, Brisbane); spear throwers (Pennefather, Palmer, Lower Tully, Endeavour, Bloomfield & Laura Rivers, Cape Bedford, N.W. districts); boomerangs (Lower Tully River, Mackay, Rockhampton, Brisbane, Normanton & lower Gulf districts); shields (Peninsula & N.W. districts, Tully, Bloomfield, Endeavour Rivers, Cardwell district); throwingsticks (N.W. & Rockhampton districts, Tully River, Brisbane, Boulia, Leichhardt - Selwyn areas); fighting poles (Middle Palmer River, N.W. districts, Rockhampton, Princess Charlotte Bay); two handed swords (Rockhampton, N.W. districts); single handed swords (Cardwell & Bloomfield districts); manner of fighting - intertribal (Boulia, Bloomfield River); individual (Miriam Vale, Gladstone district, Bloomfield River)
Is part of
Label
Fighting weapons
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
M0051187
System control number
0073383
Label
Fighting weapons
Publication
Control code
M0051187
System control number
0073383

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