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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

JD and JM Kelly collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tilpa, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Langi Ghiran, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Portarlington, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil/grinding stone [stone implement]

G Lloyd Jacob collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Lower grinding stone/axe grinding stone

Ron Bell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Hungerford, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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?Whetstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Balliang, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Bolac, Lake Bolac, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Altona, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Toolern Vale, Victoria, Australia
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Sharpening stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Shoalhaven River, New South Wales, Australia
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Top grinding stone/hammer/anvil [stone implement]

JN Thompson collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Teryaweyna Lake, New South Wales, Australia
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Lower grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Hay, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tarwin Lower, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bream Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Lower grinding stone/anvil

Ron Bell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Darebin Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Bolac, Lake Bolac, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil/hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Jerilderie, New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Barwon Heads, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Rangari, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Quarry blank [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Stratford, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bream Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Barmedman, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Murramarang, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Urana Creek, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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