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Wooden club with incised semi-circular pattern, attributed to Coranderrk

Wooden club with incised semi-circular pattern, attributed t...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Piti, or wooden bowl

Piti, or wooden bowl

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Hazel Merlo collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Concave, oval wooden container

Concave, oval wooden container

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 28/07/1975 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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Patricia Heath collection
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Sunday Island, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Patricia Heath collection
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kunmunya Mission (aka Port George IV mission), West Kimberley, West...
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Wooden container, Wangkangurru people

Wooden container, Wangkangurru people

Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Blue plastic bowl covered in white pigment

Blue plastic bowl covered in white pigment

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Bark container

Bark container

Charles Hart collection
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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1941
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Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Tjumpawa
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Container made from bull kelp, river reed and tee tree string, by Tanya Langdon

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Tayenebe collection
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Ms Tanya Langdon
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Reddish-coloured club with koala motif on both sides of 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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Shallow concave and elongated wooden container

Shallow concave and elongated wooden container

Brian Hayden collection
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Club made by 'Cabbage', from lower Darling River area, New South Wales, 1912

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Edmund Milne collection
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1912
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Club from Bogan River area, New South Wales

Club from Bogan River area, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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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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1915
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Bark container

Bark container

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Bunjuck
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1982
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Plated ferrous metal hub cap bent and beaten into typical container

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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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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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lake Kopperamanna, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1920
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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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Wooden pigmented club with pointed ends

Wooden pigmented club with pointed ends

Dr Wolfgang Laade collection
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Wooden club with incised floral pattern, attributed to Coranderrk

Wooden club with incised floral pattern, attributed to Coran...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Club from Suva, Fiji

Club from Suva, Fiji

Edmund Milne collection
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Fiji
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1913
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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S Jackson collection
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Sale, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1900
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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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Interfet stubbie holder

Interfet stubbie holder

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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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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Semi-hemispherical hollow wooden container from Orara River area, New South Wales, 1898

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Edmund Milne collection
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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1898
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Club with incised design

Club with incised design

Edmund Milne collection
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Hinged lid container

Hinged lid container

Cumpston Family collection
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Wooden club

Wooden club

JC Le Souef collection
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Mr J C. Le Souef
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Metal container, Ernabella SA

Metal container, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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1954
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Club

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Curved club from Lake Tyers area, East Gippsland, Victoria

Curved club from Lake Tyers area, East Gippsland, Victoria

Edmund Milne collection
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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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

Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Bark container

Bark container

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Ceramic glazed stoneware vessel

Ceramic glazed stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Thancoupie
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