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Toy shield

Toy shield

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Wooden club

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Paddle

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Club

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Carved head

Carved head

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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Stone pounder

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Basket

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Stone adze blade

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Earring

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Club

Club

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Stone adze blade

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Stone adze blade

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Club head

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Wooden post

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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Sago stirrer

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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Adze haft

Adze haft

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Headdress

Headdress

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Bone dagger

Bone dagger

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Wooden headrest

Wooden headrest

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Drum

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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

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Waistband

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Club

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Stone adze blade

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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Wooden club

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Club head

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Sago stirrer

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Wooden pole

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Drum

Drum

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Adze haft

Adze haft

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Stone adze blade

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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Necklet

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Sago strainer

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Club

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Headdress

Headdress

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Club

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Club head

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Stone adze blade

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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Stone adze blade

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Adze

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Sago stirrer

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Club

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Bone dagger

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Sago digger

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Pair of earrings

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Club head

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Club

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Club

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Stone mortar

Stone mortar

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Club head

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Necklet

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Spear

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