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Lot 395    Session 2 (11.30am Tuesday)    Aboriginal Breastplates

Estimate $2,000
SOLD $4,800

KING PEPPER OF THE BIRA BURDEKAN RIVER 1897, in brass crescent shaped, punch work border enclosing engraved emu, black boy, kangaroo & gum tree. With original brass chain, made by DR & PB, Qld., 255x90mm. Beaten to shape, very fine and thick (2.8mm).

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