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Spearthrower

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Douglas Seaton collection
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Babinda, Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Spearthrower

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 2
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1985
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Weapon - Spearthrower

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Spearthrower made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite) and collected by Herbert Basedow in 1913

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Hatchet head from North Queensland

Hatchet head from North Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Hatchets
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Spearthrower from Byrock, New South Wales, 1912

Spearthrower from Byrock, New South Wales, 1912

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1912
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Spearthrower from Macleay River area, New South Wales, 1895

Spearthrower from Macleay River area, New South Wales, 1895

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Macleay River, New South Wales, Australia
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1895
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Wooden bowl (kava) from Tonga

Wooden bowl (kava) from Tonga

Edmund Milne collection
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Bowls
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Tonga
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Victoria River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Patricia Heath collection
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Edmund Milne collection
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Ground edged hatchet head from Byrock, New South Wales

Ground edged hatchet head from Byrock, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Steve Shaw
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1931
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Patricia Heath collection
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Weapon - Spearthrower

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Retouched flake [stone implement]

Retouched flake [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrower

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Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1932
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Boomerang from Bogan River, New South Wales

Boomerang from Bogan River, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Elliptical-shaped spearthrower carved and painted with Australian Coat of Arms, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Stan Mitchell collection
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1963
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JC Le Souef collection
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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Cylindrical wooden clapstick

Cylindrical wooden clapstick

Edmund Milne collection
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Clapsticks
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1860
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Spearthrower

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Ursula McConnel collection
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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1927
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Stan Mitchell collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Weapon - Spearthrower

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ian Dunlop collection no. 3
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Spearthrowers
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1965
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Club with bulbous head

Club with bulbous head

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Nelson
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1931
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Nose bone

Nose bone

Edmund Milne collection
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Personal adornments
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Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Spear

Spear

Edmund Milne collection
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Spears
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Woven semi-circular basket from Stradbroke Island, Queensland

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Edmund Milne collection
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Baskets
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Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Cub made by Jack Shepherd, 1913

Cub made by Jack Shepherd, 1913

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Jack Shepherd
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Elliptical ornament made from a section of shell, from Cooktown, Queensland

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Edmund Milne collection
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Ornaments
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Spearthrower

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 26/11/1973 collection
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Blyth River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Head rest

Head rest

Edmund Milne collection
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Shield with angled parallel lines on surface

Shield with angled parallel lines on surface

Edmund Milne collection
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Hafted stone pebble hatchet with a bifacial head and a ground edge, Orara River, New South Wales, 1896

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Edmund Milne collection
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Hatchets
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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Billy Boney
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1896
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Alberga River, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

JW Lindo collection
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Spearthrowers
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Lake Frome, South Australia, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jack the Traveller, King of Bendora Bellevue Jembicumbane

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Edmund Milne collection
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Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Club from Darling River, New South Wales, 1894

Club from Darling River, New South Wales, 1894

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Benson
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1894
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Reverend A Dyer collection
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1963
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Spearthrower

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spearthrowers
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Unknown
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Club with pointed head

Club with pointed head

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, King of Gongolgon

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, King of Gongolgon

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Club with pointed head

Club with pointed head

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

JC Le Souef collection
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Spearthrowers
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Roebourne, Western Australia, Australia
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Message stick

Message stick

Edmund Milne collection
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