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Dance wand

Dance wand

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Carved pig

Carved pig

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Carved wallaby

Carved wallaby

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Carved female figure

Carved female figure

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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Carved bird

Carved bird

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Dr Walter M. Strong
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Waistband

Waistband

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Dance wand

Dance wand

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Dance wand

Dance wand

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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Stone adze blade

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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Club

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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Canoe paddle

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Tapa cloth

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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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Plaited sample of human hair

Plaited sample of human hair

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1915
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden headrest

Wooden headrest

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Fishing net

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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1915
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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

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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Carved pig

Carved pig

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Carved pig

Carved pig

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Bags
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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1915
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Club

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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sago strainer

Sago strainer

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Club head

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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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Stone adze blade

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Tapa cloth

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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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Spear

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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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Spear

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Adze

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Drum

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Musical drums
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Stone adze blade

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Wooden staff

Wooden staff

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Walking-sticks
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L. Bellamy
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Mixing tools
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Stone mortar

Stone mortar

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