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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Message stick

Message stick

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

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Sir Colin MacKenzie

Sir Colin MacKenzie

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Oil paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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William B. McInnes
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1928
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Kimberley point - glass

Kimberley point - glass

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Northern Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Sample - Plant

Sample - Plant

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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Captain Charles Sturt
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1874
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Aboriginal breastplate for Dennis, Chief of Morbringer

Aboriginal breastplate for Dennis, Chief of Morbringer

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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden cylindrical walking stick with carved images on the spiral

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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Round split cane coiled basket

Round split cane coiled basket

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

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Evesham Station, Darr River, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Digging stick

Digging stick

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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Abrus seed, beeswax and hair necklace

Abrus seed, beeswax and hair necklace

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Necklaces
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Plaited fibre armband decorated with pigment

Plaited fibre armband decorated with pigment

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

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Circular basket

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Stone axe (hatchet) with wooden handle

Stone axe (hatchet) with wooden handle

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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Head ornament

Head ornament

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Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Rainforest shield - Cairns, QLD

Rainforest shield - Cairns, QLD

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Club

Club

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Mitchell River Mission, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Two-ply string twisted back on itself and strung on two ply fibre string forming a fringed apron

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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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1985
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Spear

Spear

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Adze

Adze

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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Elliptical concave wooden container

Elliptical concave wooden container

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Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Model wooden canoe carved from one log and with charring visible on the outside

Model wooden canoe carved from one log and with charring vis...

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Headband

Headband

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Triangular woven basket

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Pigmented, two-ply, fibre string, woven and wound into an armband

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Northern Territory, Australia
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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Club

Club

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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

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1985
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

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Knives
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1985
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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Woven headband

Woven headband

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Pigmented two-ply fibre string, woven and wound into armband

Pigmented two-ply fibre string, woven and wound into armband

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Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Cylindrical wooden smoking pipe with a metal bowl, and incised designs

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Pigmented cylindrical bark container

Pigmented cylindrical bark container

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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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