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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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1985
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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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Boomerang, made by Bill Syme, La Perouse, Sydney, 1932

Boomerang, made by Bill Syme, La Perouse, Sydney, 1932

Olive Pink collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Syme
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1932
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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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Stone knife with sheath

Stone knife with sheath

Ron Bell collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Stone knife

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Horne-Bowie collection
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South Australia, Australia
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1926
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Glass bifacial point sharpened and worked to form knife-like tool with jagged edged sides, in wooden sheath

Glass bifacial point sharpened and worked to form knife-like...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Olive Pink collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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1977
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Olive Pink collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Herbert Keys collection
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Manyallaluk, Northern Territory, Australia
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Laturumba
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1983
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

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

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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Hooked blade brush knife

Hooked blade brush knife

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Olive Pink collection
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Shell knives

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Stone knife

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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1977
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Stone knife

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Horne-Bowie collection
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South Australia, Australia
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1926
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Jack Giuliano collection
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Knife

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Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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Shell knife

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

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Stone knife

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Herbert Keys collection
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Stone knife

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Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Stone knife

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrower

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Olive Pink collection
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Froe or side knife

Froe or side knife

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Sheffield, England
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Robert F Mosley Ltd
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1988
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Cylindrical stone-bladed wooden knife

Cylindrical stone-bladed wooden knife

Salisbury and South Wiltshire Museum collection
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Not provided
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1969
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Knife

Knife

ET Fealy collection
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Wooden container

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Olive Pink collection
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Stone knife

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Horne-Bowie collection
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South Australia, Australia
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1926
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Knife made from an elliptical wooden shark tooth blade

Knife made from an elliptical wooden shark tooth blade

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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1900
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Hand made pick

Hand made pick

Olive Pink collection
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1977
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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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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Knife made from an elliptical wooden shark tooth blade

Knife made from an elliptical wooden shark tooth blade

L and T Hackney collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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1900
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Hooked boomerang

Hooked boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Boomerangs
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Wooden snake sculpture

Wooden snake sculpture

Olive Pink collection
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Wood carvings
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1963
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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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Sugar cane cutting knife

Sugar cane cutting knife

Kaaren Sephton collection
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Echidna quill ornament

Echidna quill ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Froe or side knife

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Sheffield, England
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Robert F Mosley Ltd
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1988
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Cowarie, South Australia, Australia
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1963
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Pointed metal knife blade hafted into a rounded knob of adhesive

Pointed metal knife blade hafted into a rounded knob of adhe...

Olive Pink collection
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1977
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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