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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Glass plate negative - Preparing for an emu hunt, Wogait people, Anson Bay, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905-1911

Glass plate negative - Preparing for an emu hunt, Wogait peo...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Anson Bay, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Spear with glass tip

Spear with glass tip

Bruce Wright collection
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Spears
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Wooden walking stick with metal and horn handle

Wooden walking stick with metal and horn handle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Walking-sticks
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Carved stone

Carved stone

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John H. Murray
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1927
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Set of four plywood stage prop boomerangs

Set of four plywood stage prop boomerangs

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Props
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Egg flip spatula

Egg flip spatula

Jean Galbraith collection
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Kitchen spatulas
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Club

Club

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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Club, Victoria

Club, Victoria

Horne-Bowie collection
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Clubs
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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'Possum'

'Possum'

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baluka Maymuru
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1985
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Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Prints
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Ceissman
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Signal lamp

Signal lamp

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Lamps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Wooden handled knife with a rusty metal blade

Wooden handled knife with a rusty metal blade

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Knives
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Large metal screwdriver with a handmade wooden handle

Large metal screwdriver with a handmade wooden handle

Guiseppe Picone collection
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Screwdrivers
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Turned stick used in a copper

Turned stick used in a copper

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Copper sticks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Club

Club

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Clubs
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Didjeridu

Didjeridu

Herbert Keys collection
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Didjeridus
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Large rectangular wooden cutting board, associated with the PS Enterprise

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Kitchenware
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Bark painting, Kestrels and Chicks

Bark painting, Kestrels and Chicks

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Minimini Numalkiyiya Mamarika
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1948
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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Boomerangs
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J W. Lindo
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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Boomerangs
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J W. Lindo
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Containers
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Umbakulu, South Australia, Australia
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Mowitja
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Letter opener inscribed Love to Rae from Mum

Letter opener inscribed Love to Rae from Mum

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Paperknives
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Pair of crutches

Pair of crutches

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Crutches
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Wooden club, whcih tapers from a broad distal end bearing a pigmented fish to a two-pronged proximal end

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Clubs
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Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick S. Mewirri
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1984
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Model Yacht Pond Camphill Park Glasgow

Model Yacht Pond Camphill Park Glasgow

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Postcards
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Glasgow, Scotland
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E A Schwerdlfeger & Co
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1905
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View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recreation ground. Aug 1921

View of the C.M. Customs Club at Kulangsu Amoy from the recr...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Club

Club

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1966
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Boomerang

Boomerang

JW Lindo collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Pipe consisting of reddish, polished wooden bowl and a detachable plastic[?] stem

Pipe consisting of reddish, polished wooden bowl and a detac...

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Smoking pipes
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Birds Eye View of Wuchow Apl 1917 showing both West and Fu Rivers

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Invoice from J Jukes General Merchant, Southgate

Invoice from J Jukes General Merchant, Southgate

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Invoices
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