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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Mr A P Lyons
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1914
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Torso armour
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Torso armour
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1923
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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Mask

Mask

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Mr A P Lyons
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr Leo Austen
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Mr Leo Austen
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Grass skirt

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1920
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Cane cuirass

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Armband

Armband

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Mr Leo Austen
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Waistband

Waistband

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Shoulder strap

Shoulder strap

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Drum

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Canoe paddle

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1917
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Shell ornament

Shell ornament

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Charm

Charm

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1927
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Grass skirt

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1923
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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Necklet

Necklet

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Necklaces
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Drum

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Musical drums
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1913
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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Carvings
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Mr A P Lyons
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Waistbands

Waistbands

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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Head ornament

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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1923
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Wooden club

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Ceremonial stone

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Carved crocodile

Carved crocodile

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Mr A P Lyons
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Wooden block, used as lamp

Wooden block, used as lamp

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1917
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Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Cane armband

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Club

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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Grass skirt

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Mr S D Burrows
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1915
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Canoe paddle

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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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Shoulder strap

Shoulder strap

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Ornaments
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1923
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Club head

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Clubs
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1923
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Wooden club

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Clubs
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1919
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Necklet

Necklet

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Necklaces
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1923
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Necklet

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Model bayonet

Model bayonet

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Stone adze blade

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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Club head

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Clubs
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Cane armband

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Palm spathe food dish

Palm spathe food dish

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Mr Leo Austen
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Grass skirt

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Mr Leo Austen
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