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An old Aboriginal didgeridoo by Jack Wherra

plain natural wood with incised designs of snakes, emus, crocodile, wombat, turtle, kangaroo. L.930mm. Signed Jack Wherra (c.1924-1980), a Ngarinyin man from the Kimberley, Western Australia. Jack developed his narrative carving style while in jail for 'tribal killings'. He received a pardon in 1963.

Estimate: $1,500