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Head and shoulders portrait photograph of Lieutenant Vincent Burns, 1916

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Vincent Burns collection
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Freeman & Co
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1916
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Australian Army 'AUSTRALIA' brass shoulder title, worn when on overseas service

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Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Military badges
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Egypt
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Alison H. Oliver
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1915
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Burning opium at Kalgan 16.6.1914

Burning opium at Kalgan 16.6.1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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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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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1915
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Postcard sent by boxer Les Darcy to Thomas Moloney, 1917

Kevin Hannan collection
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Photographic postcards
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United States of America
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James L. Darcy
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1917
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Black and brown bowl

Black and brown bowl

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Club

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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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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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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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Club, Victoria

Club, Victoria

Horne-Bowie collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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S Jackson collection
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Sale, Victoria, Australia
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1900
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Wooden club with incised animal images, attributed to Coranderrk, Victoria

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Bark container

Bark container

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Burl used to hold ochre

Burl used to hold ochre

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Club

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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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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

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Igor Zorich collection
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Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Wooden fighting club with Sennit 'mag magi' patterning, presented to Victor Carell by the Government of Fiji

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Kabara Island, Lau Eastern group, Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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1914
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Club head from Papua New Guinea

Club head from Papua New Guinea

Edmund Milne collection
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New Britain, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Brass carriage clock in leather box used by Lord Forrest

Brass carriage clock in leather box used by Lord Forrest

Commonwealth Grants Commission collection
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Carriage clocks
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France
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Couaillet Family
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1892
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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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Club with pokerwork emu motif on anterior of bulbous head, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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1915
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Patricia Heath collection
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Sepia toned photograph of a young man wearing a bow tie with a flower in his lapel

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Unknown
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A raft, with a covered area, on a river or lake with steep mountains at the water's edge.

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Club from Barrow River area, Queensland

Club from Barrow River area, Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Club

Club

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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View from roof of Suri Co. Canton, Nov 1921

View from roof of Suri Co. Canton, Nov 1921

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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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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Carved wooden container from Curtin Springs, 1957

Carved wooden container from Curtin Springs, 1957

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Black felt bowler hat for horse riding

Black felt bowler hat for horse riding

Colledge Family collection
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Bowler hats
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England
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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White card with image of Christmas Holly bush and red text 'Forget me not'

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David Westcott collection no. 6
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Christmas cards
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1914
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Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Round white doily consisting of crocheted joined medalllions

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Doilies
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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Ceramic brown glazed stoneware vessel

Ceramic brown glazed stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Club

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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Padlocks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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View of a temple or pagoda style building

View of a temple or pagoda style building

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Container made from bull kelp, river reed and echidna quills, by Verna Nichols

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Tayenebe collection
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Verna Nichols
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Raymond Hammond collection
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Raymond Hammond
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1994
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bull kelp and river reed container, made by Leonie Dickson

Bull kelp and river reed container, made by Leonie Dickson

Tayenebe collection
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Ms Leonie Dickson
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Wooden hunting club, Darling River region, New South Wales

Wooden hunting club, Darling River region, New South Wales

Black's Museum collection
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1930
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Container

Container

Thompson Family collection
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Keyhole saw

Keyhole saw

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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1915
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Mashing hair in the River Kalgan 14.3.1914

Mashing hair in the River Kalgan 14.3.1914

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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