- Museum number
Hand axe made of stone.
- Production date
- 19thC(early)-19thC(mid) (before 1861)
Length: 16.20 centimetres
Width: 6 centimetres
Depth: 3.70 centimetres
- Curator's comments
One of two items numbered Christy 9127, this item is only entry in Register. (Other item is Egyptian foot-rubber, on Slip only).
Two stuck on rectangular blue rimmed labels:
Pres by A.W.Franks Esq
Burke & Willis Exp
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
2015 23 Apr-2 Aug, London, BM, G35, Indigenous Australia: enduring civilisation
2015-2016 27 Nov-28 Mar, Canberra, National Museum of Australia, Encounters
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From Robert O’Hara Burke and William John Wills' expedition to traverse Australia from Melbourne to the Gulf of Carpentaria, 1860-1861.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Oc1874C1.19127 (old CDMS no.)