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Throwing club

Throwing club

JC Le Souef collection
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Club from Bogan River area, New South Wales, 1896

Club from Bogan River area, New South Wales, 1896

Edmund Milne collection
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1896
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warburton Range, Western Australia, Australia
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1976
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Wooden club 'tjutinypa', used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden club 'tjutinypa', used in the 'Seven Sisters' perform...

Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Tommy Watson
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2001
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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Forked wooden club

Forked wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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Club

Stan Mitchell collection
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Incised Club, 1907

Incised Club, 1907

Edmund Milne collection
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1907
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Ralph O'Reilly Piddington collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1930
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Club, Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory

Club, Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory

Horne-Bowie collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Wooden club

Wooden club

JW Lindo collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
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Charles Hart collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1928
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Enid Bowden collection
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Western Desert, , Australia
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1987
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Long, oval, wooden club, tapered at both ends, with obvious adze marks, and a burnished surface

Long, oval, wooden club, tapered at both ends, with obvious ...

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1907
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club from Palmer River area, Queensland, 1870s

Club from Palmer River area, Queensland, 1870s

Edmund Milne collection
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Patricia Heath collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1916
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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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South-west Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Professor H Davies collection
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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1933
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Sawfish club

Sawfish club

Ursula McConnel collection
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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1927
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Edward Roberts collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Club belonging to Mundabil, Yaamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, 1900s

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Edmund Milne collection
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Yaamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Mundabil
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1931
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Edmund Milne collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Port Essington, Coburg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Katherine Stow collection
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Western NSW, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Streaky Bay, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Paddy B. Pakapunali
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1965
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Club from Barwon River area, New South Wales, 1911

Club from Barwon River area, New South Wales, 1911

Edmund Milne collection
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Barwon River, New South Wales, Australia
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1911
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Club - Croker Island

Club - Croker Island

Enid Bowden collection
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1
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North-Eastern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1974
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Incised wooden club, attributed to Coranderrk

Incised wooden club, attributed to Coranderrk

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Edmund Milne collection
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden sword club made in the Cardwell district of Queensland

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JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 1
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Cardwell, Queensland, Australia
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1850
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Florence Gaby collection
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Club from Castlereagh River area, New South Wales

Club from Castlereagh River area, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Castlereagh River, New South Wales, Australia
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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