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Whetstone [stone implement]

Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Stratford, Victoria, Australia
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Lower grinding stone/anvil

Ron Bell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Donnybrook, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Uabba Homestead, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr JN Maclean 29/08/1967 collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Trangie, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil (portion) [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Balldale, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone or bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Cullivel, New South Wales, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Stratford, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Whetstone [stone implement]

N J Mann collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Merewether, New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Moodies Swamp, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Top grinding stone/hammer/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bimbella, New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bream Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Portarlington, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Gabriella Roy collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Burrumbeet, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
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Lower grinding stone/anvil

Ron Bell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Lonsdale, Lake Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Balliang, Victoria, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Hindmarsh, Lake Hindmarsh, Victoria, Australia
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?Whetstone [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia
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Stone pallette [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Keilor, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Maroona, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Eddington, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

G Lloyd Jacob collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Lower grinding stone/axe grinding stone

Ron Bell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Toongi, New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil ? [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Barwon Heads, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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