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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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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 [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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Upper grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Darrell Lewis collection no. 1
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lawn Hill, Queensland, 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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Tarwin Lower, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Illawarra, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone or bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Cullivel, New South Wales, 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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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [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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Hammerstone/anvil/upper gr stone [stone implement]

H A Woods collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Inverell, 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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Eddington, Victoria, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bungeet, Victoria, Australia
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Upper grinding stone/Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Josephine Flood collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Coree, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Egelabra Homestead, Warren, 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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Willaura, Victoria, 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/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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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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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

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

Herbert Keys collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Keilor, Melbourne, 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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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil/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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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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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Port Kembla, New South Wales, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

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

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

Stan Mitchell collection
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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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]

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

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

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bungeet, Victoria, 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 [stone implement]

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

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

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Winton, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil

Ron Bell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Toongi, New South Wales, 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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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Upper grinding stone/hammerstone [stone implement]

Darrell Lewis collection no. 1
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tumbarumba, New South Wales, 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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Portarlington, 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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Murramarang, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Whetstone [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Keilor, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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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]

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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Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Whetstone (portion) [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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Percussion and abrading stones
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Narrawong, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Josephine Flood collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Gingera, Namadgi, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Junee, 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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Portarlington, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mudall, New South Wales, 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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Lalbert, Victoria, Australia
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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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Anvil [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]

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

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

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

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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