Skip to Content

Warfare: Non-Western

Showing 1 of 1


Aboriginal Bark Shield.
18th c Australian Aboriginal Oceanic (Australian Aborigine) Applied Arts

ERORA TRIBE Anonymous (active 18th - 19th c)
c. 1770
18th c
Oceanic (Australian Aborigine)
London. British Museum.
This is the first object from Australia in Europe. Captain Cook's men picked it up after they attempted unsuccessfully to land on the South Coast and one of the Aborigines dropped the shield. Cook brought it back.

Caption: ERORA TRIBE Anonymous| Aboriginal Bark Shield. |Oceanic|c. 1770| Australia.

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword

<!--#4DEVAL gsFunc_SortRecords ([Portfolios]Port_Name; ">")--> : ## Error # 54

Portfolio List Click a portfolio name to view all the objects in that portfolio
This object is a member of the following portfolios:

Your current search criteria is: Portfolio is "Warfare: Non-Western" and [Object]Creator Display Name is "ERORA TRIBE Anonymous (active 18th - 19th c)".