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Two goanna sculptures

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A pair of thin black and brown goanna sculptures, each standing on its four legs. On both carvings the top exterior is covered with burnt engraved designs, the neck has parallel lines which run horizontally to the body, the body and legs are covered with concentric arcs, and the tail has parallel lines which run vertically to the body. On one carving the neck and tail also have concentric arcs.

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