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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Pigmented wooden container, Arrernte people

Pigmented wooden container, Arrernte people

Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Penis cover

Penis cover

Papuan Official collection
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Penis sheaths
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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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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1912
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Fighting stick with a rounded handle

Fighting stick with a rounded handle

Bruce Wright collection
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Clubs
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Kalumburu, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret Pinnock
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Piti

Piti

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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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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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1960
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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Kangaroo-shaped container made from wicker, wood, glass and bamboo

Kangaroo-shaped container made from wicker, wood, glass and ...

Terence Lane collection
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1976
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Kelp water carrier by Verna Nichols

Kelp water carrier by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1907
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Hermannsburg style painting titled 'Western MacDonnell Ranges', by Basil Rantji

Hermannsburg style painting titled 'Western MacDonnell Range...

Coulson collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Basil Rantji
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1958
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Arrow

Arrow

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Axe handle

Axe handle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Stone tool

Stone tool

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Adze haft

Adze haft

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Smoking pipes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Basket

Basket

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drill

Drill

Papuan Official collection
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Drills
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Pipes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1912
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Food bowl woven from plant material

Food bowl woven from plant material

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Lucy Thaiday
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1992
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Partly finished wooden container

Partly finished wooden container

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

Papuan Official collection
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Mixing tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Resin in palm leaf

Resin in palm leaf

Papuan Official collection
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Resin specimens (Anthropological)
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Unfinished stone blade

Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Container made of bone

Container made of bone

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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