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Aboriginal breastplate for Charley York, Chief of Bullangamang

1985.0059.0370

Object information

What

Type

Collection

Dimensions

W 135mm x H 205mm x D 2mm

Material

Physical Description

A crescentric brass breastplate with a hole at the edge of each horn to attach a chain. A crown is engraved at the central concave edge and "CHARLEY YORK / CHIEF OF BULLANGAMANG" is engraved on the anterior surface.

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Who

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