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Mission shield
(1950s)

Medium
pokerwork on wood
Measurements
46.3 × 16.0 × 11.4 cm
Place/s of Execution
La Perouse, New South Wales
Accession Number
2011.145
Department
Indigenous Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 2011
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Gallery location
Gallery 5
Level 2, NGV Australia
Description
Featuring pokerwork decoration consisting of linked diamond shapes and including bird tracks surrounded by plant forms, chevron and boomerang shapes, the edge decorated in a scalloped design.