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Stone knife

Stone knife

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Knives
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Shell knives

Shell knives

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Homemade Barramundi fishing line

Homemade Barramundi fishing line

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Fishing equipment
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and si...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Knives
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Not provided
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1985
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Edmund Milne collection
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Reversible pink jacket

Reversible pink jacket

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Jackets
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Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Tin for Bells Waterproof matches

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Matchboxes
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Knife

Knife

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Knives
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Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Knives
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Knives
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Not provided
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1985
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Flaked glass blade hafted in wooden handle

Flaked glass blade hafted in wooden handle

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Knives
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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Stone knife from Cloncurry, 1908

Stone knife from Cloncurry, 1908

Edmund Milne collection
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Knives
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1908
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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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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Knives
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Porcelain caricature wine bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Wine bottles
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Taap knife

Taap knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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South-west Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Froe or side knife

Froe or side knife

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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Robert F Mosley Ltd
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1988
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Long cylindrical wooden stone-bladed knife with a pointed proximal end

Long cylindrical wooden stone-bladed knife with a pointed pr...

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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South-west Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Remittancer's record card

Remittancer's record card

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial transaction cards
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Framed set of four black and white photographs relating to cane cutter Carmelo Mirabelli

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Stone knife

Stone knife

J Dymock collection
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Knives
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Nicholson River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1969
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Tax Stamps sheet

Tax Stamps sheet

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Financial records
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Shepparton, Goulburn Valley, Victoria, Australia
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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1957
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Cane cutter's water bottle

Cane cutter's water bottle

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Water bags
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Zeiss Ikon Nettar camera and case

Zeiss Ikon Nettar camera and case

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Cameras
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Herbert Keys collection
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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

Marion Flanigan collection
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Stone knife with sheath

Stone knife with sheath

Edmund Milne collection
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Knife blade

Knife blade

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Fruit picking apron

Fruit picking apron

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Work aprons
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Handpainted knife

Handpainted knife

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Hafted stone blade

Hafted stone blade

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Dough knife with a metal blade and a wooden handle

Dough knife with a metal blade and a wooden handle

ET Fealy collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Cowarie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Cylindrical stone-bladed wooden knife

Cylindrical stone-bladed wooden knife

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Knives
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Not provided
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1969
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Carmelo Mirabelli's suitcase and suitcase straps

Carmelo Mirabelli's suitcase and suitcase straps

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Suitcases
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knife made from a ground-down flat file, with a corn cob handle, as used by swagmen in the Depression era

Knife made from a ground-down flat file, with a corn cob han...

Paul Watts collection
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Gatton, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Paul Watts
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1986
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Stone knife with sheath

Stone knife with sheath

Keith Goddard collection
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Not provided
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1948
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Shell knife

Shell knife

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

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Kerosene fueled stove with a single burner

Kerosene fueled stove with a single burner

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Kerosene cooking stoves
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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Knives
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1993
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Stone knife

Stone knife

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Knife

Knife

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Macropod scapula used as a yam cutting knife

Macropod scapula used as a yam cutting knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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