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Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Solomon Islands and New Guinea, 1933-1935

Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Sol...

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Dr Ian Hogbin
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Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici Map collection
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Sago digger

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Carved hollow coconut shell to hold lime 'cumbung', which is mixed with the saliva of the user when chewing betel nut

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Club

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Drum

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Sago stirrer

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Wooden club

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Club

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Model rifle

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Basket

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Club

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Headdress

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Adze

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Carved hollow coconut shell to hold lime 'cumbung', which is mixed with the saliva of the user when chewing betel nut

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Club head

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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Pair of earrings

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Waistband

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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Sago stirrer

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Adze

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Earring

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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Earring

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Drum

Drum

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Carved head

Carved head

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Club

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Seed and tooth necklace

Seed and tooth necklace

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Noel Priest
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Canoe paddle

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Drum

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Necklet

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Club

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Pair of earrings

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Club

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Club

Club

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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

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Bone dagger

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Club

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Canoe paddle

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Wooden club

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Axe with a fine green stone blade hafted to a tapered wooden handle

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Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Club

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Club

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Club head

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Drum

Drum

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Club

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Club

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Bamboo drum stick

Bamboo drum stick

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Mr Victor Carell
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Harpidae Harpa Davidis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Wooden club

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Adze

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Club

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Grass skirt

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Club

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Wooden pole

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Basket

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2/4th Aust Field Ambulance AIF ANZAC day banner

2/4th Aust Field Ambulance AIF ANZAC day banner

Lorie Thompson collection
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Necklet

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Canoe ornament

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