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Boomerang

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Physical description

A symmetrical wooden boomerang, with both ends rounded and one drill hole. The anterior surface has a central cross which is in-filled with lines and is surrounded by circles and bands. There are longitudinal incisions with in-filled stripes on either side. The posterior surface has longitudinal fluting and a white label with scalloped edges which reads "No / 172".

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