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Eharo mask

Eharo mask

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr William J. Lambden
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1923
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Wooden platter

Wooden platter

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Ceremonial mask

Ceremonial mask

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1912
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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1912
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Bird head carving

Bird head carving

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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Charm

Charm

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Nose piercer

Nose piercer

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Piercing tools
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1923
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Sorcerer's Charm

Sorcerer's Charm

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Coconut Sorcerer's Charm

Coconut Sorcerer's Charm

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

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Adzes
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1908
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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

Papuan Official collection
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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

Papuan Official collection
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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

Papuan Official collection
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Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

Papuan Official collection
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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

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Resin torch

Resin torch

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1923
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Pearl shell breast ornament

Pearl shell breast ornament

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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Necklet

Necklet

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Ornament

Ornament

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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1915
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Nose ornament

Nose ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Body jewellery
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1923
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Leg ornaments

Leg ornaments

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Mr Leo Austen
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Grass skirt

Grass skirt

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Mr Leo Austen
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Headdress

Headdress

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1923
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Waistband

Waistband

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1914
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Waistband

Waistband

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1914
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Waistband

Waistband

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1914
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Waistband

Waistband

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1914
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Waistband

Waistband

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Mr Leo Austen
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Waistband

Waistband

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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1915
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Waistband

Waistband

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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1915
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Waistband

Waistband

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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1915
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Bullroarer

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Forehead ornament

Forehead ornament

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Headbands
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Armband

Armband

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Shell bracelet

Shell bracelet

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Shell bracelet

Shell bracelet

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Shell ornament

Shell ornament

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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Shell pubic cover

Shell pubic cover

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Personal adornments
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1908
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Basket

Basket

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Baskets
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1915
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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Bags
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1915
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Toy whip

Toy whip

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Toys
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1929
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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1915
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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1923
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Mask

Mask

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Mask

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