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Carved wallaby

Carved wallaby

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Shell money

Shell money

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Mask

Mask

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1912
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Dr Walter M. Strong
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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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1915
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Mask

Mask

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Drum

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Stone adze blade

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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Stone axe blade

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1919
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Cap

Cap

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Club

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Armband

Armband

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Wooden dish

Wooden dish

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Stone adze blade

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Wooden club

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Armband

Armband

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Spear

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Wooden club

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Ringed stone

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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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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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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Club

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Wooden headrest

Wooden headrest

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Wooden club

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Canoe paddle

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Sling

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Slingshots
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Wooden staff

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Walking-sticks
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Necklet

Necklet

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Neckpieces
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1919
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Armband

Armband

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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Fishing line

Fishing line

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1919
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Club

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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Basket

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Carved wooden post

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Mr F R. Cawley
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Stone adze blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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Mr O J. Atkinson
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Armband

Armband

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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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Club

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Timber sample

Timber sample

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Adze haft

Adze haft

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Club

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Mixing tools
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Mr Leo Austen
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Bone dagger

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Mr S D Burrows
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Bamboo knife

Bamboo knife

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Knives
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String bag

String bag

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1923
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Canoe paddle

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Pottery vessel

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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Drum

Drum

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Bamboo flute

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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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