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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1974
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Deep bark container

Deep bark container

Kalumburu Community collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Kalumburu Dance Group
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1988
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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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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1970
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Patricia Heath collection
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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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Club with attached stone disc

Club with attached stone disc

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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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 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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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Bull kelp, river reed and tea tree container made by Kylie Dickson

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Tayenebe collection
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Ms Kylie Dickson
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Unknown
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Edmund Milne collection
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Wooden bowl with pokerwork snake design by Mowitja, Umbakuku SA

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Umbakulu, South Australia, Australia
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Mowitja
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Western Australia, Australia
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Katherine Stow collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
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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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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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1977
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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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Kanginy
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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

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kunmunya Mission (aka Port George IV mission), West Kimberley, West...
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Club with bulbous head

Club with bulbous head

Edmund Milne collection
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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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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Club used by Jimmy Clements, Lachlan River, New South Wales

Club used by Jimmy Clements, Lachlan River, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Jimmy Clements
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Stan Mitchell collection
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Not provided
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1963
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Painted wooden container

Painted wooden container

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Asymmetrical wooden club, with one pointed end, and the other gradually extended to a tapered tubular head

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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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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Wooden decorated club, paddle shaped

Wooden decorated club, paddle shaped

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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Papuan Official collection
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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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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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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Wooden club

Wooden club

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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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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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Clarence Henry
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1914
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Bakelite cylindrical container

Bakelite cylindrical container

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Edward Roberts collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Stan Mitchell 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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Not provided
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1966
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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 Gerald Holt collection no. 1
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North-Eastern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark container

Bark container

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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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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Kanginy
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Stan Mitchell collection
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Club from Milne Bay province, Papua New Guinea

Club from Milne Bay province, Papua New Guinea

Edmund Milne collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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