Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

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

Hammerstone [stone implement]

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

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

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

Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
Apply Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Lower grinding stone/anvil

Ron Bell collection
Apply Ron Bell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Lower grinding stone/anvil

Ron Bell collection
Apply Ron Bell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
Apply Don Dangerfield collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Cape Schanck, Victoria, Australia
Apply Cape Schanck, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Willaura, Victoria, Australia
Apply Willaura, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
Apply Tarwin, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Kanyapella, Victoria, Australia
Apply Kanyapella, Victoria, Australia filter
Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Lancefield, Victoria, Australia
Apply Lancefield, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Tooleybuc, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Tooleybuc, New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Lake Bolac, Lake Bolac, Victoria, Australia
Apply Lake Bolac, Lake Bolac, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone [stone implement]

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

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Woodend, Victoria, Australia
Apply Woodend, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Portarlington, Victoria, Australia
Apply Portarlington, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

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

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Bream Creek, Victoria, Australia
Apply Bream Creek, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia
Apply Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Tarwin Lower, Victoria, Australia
Apply Tarwin Lower, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Jallukar, Victoria, Australia
Apply Jallukar, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Kerang, Victoria, Australia
Apply Kerang, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
Apply Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Quarry blank [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Top grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Yanco, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Yanco, New South Wales, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/Anvil [stone implement]

Darrell Lewis collection no. 1
Apply Darrell Lewis collection no. 1 filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Ganmain, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Ganmain, New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Woodend North, Victoria, Australia
Apply Woodend North, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

G Lloyd Jacob collection
Apply G Lloyd Jacob collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
Apply Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil/grinding stone [stone implement]

G Lloyd Jacob collection
Apply G Lloyd Jacob collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Walwa, Victoria, Australia
Apply Walwa, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Walwa, Victoria, Australia
Apply Walwa, Victoria, Australia filter
Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Manildra, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Manildra, New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

G Lloyd Jacob collection
Apply G Lloyd Jacob collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Lake Hattah, Victoria, Australia
Apply Lake Hattah, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
Apply Tarwin, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

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

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
Apply Don Dangerfield collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Charlton, Victoria, Australia
Apply Charlton, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Stone pallette [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
Apply Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Lake Mannaor, Victoria, Australia
Apply Lake Mannaor, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
Apply Tarwin, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Willaura, Victoria, Australia
Apply Willaura, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil/grinding stone [stone implement]

G Lloyd Jacob collection
Apply G Lloyd Jacob collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
Apply Don Dangerfield collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Portarlington, Victoria, Australia
Apply Portarlington, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Eskdale, Victoria, Australia
Apply Eskdale, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
Apply Don Dangerfield collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Balliang, Victoria, Australia
Apply Balliang, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
Apply Don Dangerfield collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Benalla, Victoria, Australia
Apply Benalla, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
Apply Don Dangerfield collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Bulla, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Bulla, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr JN Maclean 29/08/1967 collection
Apply Dr JN Maclean 29/08/1967 collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Trangie, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Trangie, New South Wales, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter

Image Unavailable

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Lake Burrumbeet, Victoria, Australia
Apply Lake Burrumbeet, Victoria, Australia filter

Image Unavailable

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Percussion and abrading stones
Apply Percussion and abrading stones filter
Kanyapella, Victoria, Australia
Apply Kanyapella, Victoria, Australia filter
Load more objects