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Edmund Milne collection
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Jacky Plowright
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1890
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Club - woman's fighting stick

Club - woman's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Gerhardt Laves collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Gerhardt Laves
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1931
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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1934
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Weapon - Club - wooden

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Edmund Milne collection
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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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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Edward Roberts collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Boomerang-shaped black pigmented asymmetrical wooden club, with a flattened form, rounded ends and incised surfaces

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JW Lindo collection
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Northern Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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1985
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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1993
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Dr La Mont West collection
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Weapon - Club - wooden

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Edmund Milne collection
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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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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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1966
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Weapon - Club - wooden

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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1984
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr James T. O'Malley
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Weapon - Club - wooden

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Gerhardt Laves collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Victoria, Australia
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1926
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Club - man's fighting stick

Club - man's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Edmund Milne collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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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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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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Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1966
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Dr Wolfgang Laade collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1963
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Wooden club

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1
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South-eastern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Katherine Stow collection
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Narran River, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Hippi
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1879
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Timber club with tapered head studded with rows of nails, from  QLD

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Stick from 'Firestick Marriage' by Jack Buckskin

Jack Buckskin collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Jack Buckskin
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Weapon - Club - wooden

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Edmund Milne collection
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Weapon - Club - wooden

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Edmund Milne collection
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Wooden club, whcih tapers from a broad distal end bearing a pigmented fish to a two-pronged proximal end

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick S. Mewirri
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1984
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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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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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Edmund Milne collection
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Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr F R. Cawley
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1922
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Wooden club, Gwydir River. Northern NSW.

Wooden club, Gwydir River. Northern NSW.

Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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Edmund Milne collection
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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1911
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Boomerang-shaped wooden club, with tapered ends, and a smoothed black and white pigmented surface

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JW Lindo collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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1985
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Weapon - Club - wooden

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Charles Hart collection
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