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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Pigmented, cylindrical bark container

Pigmented, cylindrical bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell 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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Charles Hart collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1928
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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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'Ngurti' (wooden container) by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Ngurti' (wooden container) by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Gerhardt Laves collection
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Gerhardt Laves
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1930
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Clothes peg container, for attachment to the upright post of a Hill's-typre rotary clothes hoist

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Rosemary Huff-Johnston collection
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Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1959
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Plastic tube

Plastic tube

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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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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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Wooden, concave container

Wooden, concave container

Herbert Keys collection
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Mount Ebenezer, Northern Territory, Australia
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1987
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Janet Mathews collection no. 1
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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1966
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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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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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Wooden concave container

Wooden concave container

Ian Dunlop collection no. 2
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Ian Dunlop
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1964
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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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1915
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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1934
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Edmund Milne collection
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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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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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L and T Hackney collection
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Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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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 Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1960
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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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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1972
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1941
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Pigmented cylindrical bark container

Pigmented cylindrical bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Wooden club handle

Wooden club handle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bulbous timber club decorated with images of animals, attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Palm spathe food dish

Palm spathe food dish

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow 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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Deep, concave wooden container

Deep, concave wooden container

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1993
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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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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Wooden club with incised semi-circular pattern, attributed to Coranderrk

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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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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Club from Cobar, New South Wales, 1909

Club from Cobar, New South Wales, 1909

Edmund Milne collection
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1900
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Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Decorated bark container

Decorated bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Club

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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Club from Goodooga, Queensland border, 1909

Club from Goodooga, Queensland border, 1909

Edmund Milne collection
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Goodooga, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Tunga made by Kenny Brown, 2013

Tunga made by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Mr Kenny Brown
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2013
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Firedrill set

Firedrill set

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Firesticks
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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David Mowaljarlai
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1971
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Club

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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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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