Sacred Board

Churinga; Aboriginal Australia
Early 20th Century
Field Collected by Anthony Arnold 1942

These sacred boards are symbolic representations of the ancestors of dreamtime; they are the link to the other world. This example has a fine handled patina; with wonderfully incised tribal markings called Emu tracks on both sides of the board.
In excellent condition.

This board stands 13 inches tall.

SOLD / IN 711