Lance thruster (Woomera).
The thruster is made of hardwood (mulgawood) with a wooden lug fixed by a natural fibre. The handle of the woomera is covered with spinifex (vegetable tar) . The propeller is certainly carved with a stone tool or a shell. Traces of natural red ochre on the propeller which has a hole of 1 cm diameter.year 40/50. West Australian region.
89 x 10cm
Provenance :collection Peter Madden (Amsterdam)