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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Model paddle

Model paddle

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Model paddle

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Vernon Graham
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Wooden paddle

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Model paddle

Model paddle

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Wooden paddle

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1922
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Bark paddle made by Perrcy Mumbulla

Bark paddle made by Perrcy Mumbulla

Janet Mathews collection no. 2
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Percy Mumbler
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1966
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Model paddle

Model paddle

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Wooden paddle from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Paddle from Sydney Island, Gulf of Carpenteria

Paddle from Sydney Island, Gulf of Carpenteria

Mornington Island Mission collection
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Sydney Island, Queensland, Australia
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Reverend Douglas L. Belcher
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1966
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Bark paddle made by Perrcy Mumbulla

Bark paddle made by Perrcy Mumbulla

Janet Mathews collection no. 2
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Percy Mumbler
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1966
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Single-bladed paddle carved from a single piece of wood, used in a dugout canoe

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Borroloola, Northern Territory, Australia
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Isaac Walayunguma
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1982
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Paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wood paddle.

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1927
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1916
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Wooden paddle, which was used in perfomances of Ru's Canoe, and presented to Victor Carell by the Government of the Cook Islands in 1969

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Cook Islands
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Mr Victor Carell
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1969
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Ceremonial wooden paddle

Ceremonial wooden paddle

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Not provided
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1974
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Paddle

Edmund Milne collection
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Papua, Indonesia
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Patrick D. Murray
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1916
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1927
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Paddle

Paddle

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

Ida Ninganga collection
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Borroloola, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Ida Ninganga
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1984
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1917
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Wooden paddle

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Paddle

Edmund Milne collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Irindili
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1966
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Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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1915
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