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Carved female figure

Carved female figure

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Paddle

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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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Drum

Drum

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Musical drums
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bone dagger

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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Bundle of split wood

Bundle of split wood

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1916
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Axe handle

Axe handle

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Club

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Cane cuirass

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Torso armour
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Sir Hubert Murray
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