Carl Wille cutting opal on a hand operated cutting wheel.
Carl’s name is spelled variously. From Will to Wille to Willie to Wills.
He is listed as having a miner’s right from 1922 to 1930. Then again in 1935 and 1943.
On the back of the photo is written “Ancient art. Carl Wille opal cutter Coober Pedy. Flashlight Plate”
The photo was in a collection of photos discovered by Darren Stockbridge WA