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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr E M. Bastard
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1923
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Eharo mask

Eharo mask

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Shell money
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Shell money

Shell money

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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Wooden shield

Wooden shield

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Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Shell money

Shell money

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Wooden club

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Clubs
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Waistband

Waistband

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Armband

Armband

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mourning hood

Papuan Official collection
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Mourning clothing
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Smoking pipes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Earring

Earring

Papuan Official collection
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Earrings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Stone adze blade

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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Adze

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club

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Clubs
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Waistband

Waistband

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Boar tusk neck ornament

Boar tusk neck ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Neckpieces
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Basket

Basket

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Conch shell trumpet

Conch shell trumpet

Papuan Official collection
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Wind instruments
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Carved wooden boat with seven human figures

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1923
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String bag

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Armband

Armband

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1923
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Waistband

Waistband

Papuan Official collection
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Waistbands
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Adze

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Adzes
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Basket

Basket

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Grass skirt

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Club head

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Carved wooden boat with seven human figures

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Stone axe blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Armband

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Bone lime stick

Bone lime stick

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Armband

Armband

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Armband

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Club

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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Armband

Armband

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Basket

Basket

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Armband

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Armband

Armband

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