Decorated fragment of possum skin cloak retaining the fur on exterior side and having the inner side painted with brown patterns of lozenges and angular lines, the plain parts scored with lines.
- Found/Acquired: New South Wales
- (Oceania,Australia,New South Wales)
- Length: 34 centimetres
- Width: 19 centimetres
1972-1982 23 Jun-28 Feb, London, BM, Museum of Mankind, The Aborigines of Australia
Presented by William Blackmore Esq. Feb. 1 1868
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
- Oc1868C1.4571 (old CDMS no.)
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Object reference number: EOC3055
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