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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

A-ON 115

Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Physical description

A crescentic brass breastplate, with a hole at the edge of each horn to attach a chain. 'TUMBERILAGONG / Chief of the Nuneree Tribe' is engraved on the lower edge of the anterior surface. Engraved above the description is a star burst symbol around a diamond with a leaf sprig on either side. 'NUNEREE' is written on the posterior surface.

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