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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Mask

Mask

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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Canoe paddle

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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Stringed instrument

Stringed instrument

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Axe blade in wooden socket

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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Belt and grass pubic cover

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Headdress

Headdress

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Head ornament

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Headband

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Club

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Cane cuirass

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Woven grass hood

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Cane armband

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Drum

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Club

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Bone dagger

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Canoe paddle

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Carved eel

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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Waistband

Waistband

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Drum

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Flint

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Basket

Basket

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Waistbands

Waistbands

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Charm

Charm

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Drum

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Waistband

Waistband

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Necklet

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Drum

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Waistband

Waistband

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Grass cover

Grass cover

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Club

Club

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Drum

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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Mourning hood

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Cane cuirass

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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Lime gourd

Lime gourd

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Adze

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