Churinga

Aboriginal

Australia

17 3/4 Tall" by 3" Wide

DESCRIPTION

A finely carved wooden Aboriginal Churinga / Tjurunga mounted on a custom metal base. The surface is intricately carved on both sides and retains the original orange pigment. These highly sacred items were used in ritual and as clan totems

CONDITION

Fine condition with a good patina from age and use.

Provenance

Previously in the collection of Joe Loux, CA.

DATE

Early 20th century.

Dimensions

17 3/4 Tall" by 3" Wide

PRICE

850.00

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