- Museum number
Wooden didjeridu, musical instrument painted with brown-outline rectangles filled in with white diagonal lines on a black ground.
- Production date
- 20thC (before 1963)
Length: 98 centimetres
Width: 4 centimetres
Depth: 4 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register 1965
Wood tube, painted with brown-outline rectangles filled in with white diagonal lines on a black ground.
GROOTE EYLANDT, N.TERRITORY, AUSTRALIA
All [Oc1965,03 series] collected by vendor in 1963 while serving with the Anglican Mission.
"Didgeridoo" - "old; made for, and used in, ceremonies".
- Not on display
- Exhibition history
1972-1982 23 Jun-28 Feb, London, BM, Museum of Mankind, The Aborigines of Australia
2015 23 Apr-2 Aug, London, BM, G35, Indigenous Australia: enduring civilisation
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Collected by the vendor in 1963 while serving with the Anglican Mission
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number