Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Bird sculpture

Object information

Physical description

One of a pair of black and brown wooden bird sculptures. This particular bird is standing upright on a rounded base and covered with burnt pokerwork designs, the neck and top of the broad tail are covered with parallel curved lines and the short sound body is covered with a pattern of overlapping semi-circles. The underside of the neck and tail are shaded.

Object information

Back to top