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Shell money

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Papuan Official collection
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Shell money

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Papuan Official collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Dance wand

Dance wand

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Carved pig

Carved pig

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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Shell money

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Papuan Official collection
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Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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Carved bird

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Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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Dance wand

Dance wand

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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Carved human figure

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Dance wand

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Shell money

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Carved wallaby

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Shell money

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Carved human figure

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Dr Walter M. Strong
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Shell money

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Papuan Official collection
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Papuan Official collection
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Sago stirrer

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Mixing tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Armband

Armband

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Armband

Armband

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Shell ornament

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Armband

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Basket

Basket

Papuan Official collection
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Lime gourd

Lime gourd

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Shell knives

Shell knives

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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Spatulas
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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1927
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Carved dog

Carved dog

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Stone mortar

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Carved stone

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Armband

Armband

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Basket

Basket

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Lime spatula

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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Wooden staff

Wooden staff

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Walking-sticks
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Carved pig

Carved pig

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Grass skirt

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Professor Patrick Desmond Fitzgerald Murray
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Lime spatula

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Lime spatula

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Carved pig

Carved pig

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Shell knife

Shell knife

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Basket

Basket

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Model canoe prow

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Sling

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Shell bracelet

Shell bracelet

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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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