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Boomerang

Boomerang

Florence Gaby collection
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Boomerangs
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Round coiled woven basket and coasters

Round coiled woven basket and coasters

Florence Gaby collection
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Baskets
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Coiled basket

Coiled basket

Florence Gaby collection
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Shield

Shield

Florence Gaby collection
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Dried puffer fish

Dried puffer fish

Florence Gaby collection
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Human figure wood carving

Human figure wood carving

Florence Gaby collection
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Wood carvings
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Florence Gaby collection
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Boomerangs
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Shield

Shield

Florence Gaby collection
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Bird on a pedestal

Bird on a pedestal

Florence Gaby collection
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Wood carvings
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Florence Gaby collection
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Ivory and amber-coloured armband made from two pieces of curved shell attached at their tapered end

Ivory and amber-coloured armband made from two pieces of cur...

Florence Gaby collection
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Armbands
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Florence Gaby collection
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Waist ornament

Waist ornament

Florence Gaby collection
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Painting on bark from Papua New Guinea depicting two animal figures

Painting on bark from Papua New Guinea depicting two animal ...

Florence Gaby collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Body ornament

Body ornament

Florence Gaby collection
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Personal adornments
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Painting on bark from Papua New Guinea depicting a bird with outstretched wings in the centre panel

Painting on bark from Papua New Guinea depicting a bird with...

Florence Gaby collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Waist ornament

Waist ornament

Florence Gaby collection
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Body ornament

Body ornament

Florence Gaby collection
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Personal adornments
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Ivory and amber-coloured armband made from two pieces of curved shell attached at their tapered end

Ivory and amber-coloured armband made from two pieces of cur...

Florence Gaby collection
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Armbands
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Possum

Possum

Florence Gaby collection
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Wood carvings
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Body ornament

Body ornament

Florence Gaby collection
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Personal adornments
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Shield

Shield

Florence Gaby collection
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Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Scraper fashioned from bone

Scraper fashioned from bone

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Bird without legs

Bird without legs

Florence Gaby collection
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Wood carvings
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Round coiled basket

Round coiled basket

Florence Gaby collection
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Baskets
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Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Club

Club

Florence Gaby collection
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Club

Club

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Club

Club

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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

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Conical basket

Conical basket

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Dagger fashioned from bone tapering to a point

Dagger fashioned from bone tapering to a point

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