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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...

Macleay Museum collection
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Boxes
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Guadalcanal, Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Dr Ian Hogbin
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1932
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Arrow made of bamboo and wood

Arrow made of bamboo and wood

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Archery equipment
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1992
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia Sydney Branch, In memory of our fallen members at the front

Waterside Workers Federation of Australia Sydney Branch, In ...

Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch) collection
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Commemorative banners
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Waterside Workers Federation of Australia (Sydney Branch)
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1914
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Anzac Day - Advance Australia, Help those Who Helped You, 25 April 1915

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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Anzac Day - Advance Australia, Help those Who Helped You, 25 April 1915

Anzac Day - Advance Australia, Help those Who Helped You, 25...

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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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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Maps
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1595
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Toy shield

Toy shield

Papuan Official collection
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Toys
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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'The Anti-War Movement and Papua-New Guinea', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Alec Robertson

'The Anti-War Movement and Papua-New Guinea', a paper presen...

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alec Robertson
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1971
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Bamboo bow tapered to point at both ends

Bamboo bow tapered to point at both ends

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Archery equipment
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1992
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Earring

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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One shilling coin produced in 1936 for the Territory of New ...

TE Hanley collection no. 3
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Shilling coins
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1936
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Pipes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden shield

Wooden shield

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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'Our First Parliament', Papua New Guinea Post Courier, 18 September 1975

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Chris and Diane Clark collection
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Newspapers
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Prince Charles P.
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1975
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Cymatiidae Distoriso Anus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Bracelet woven from red, green, blue and yellow threads in a triangle pattern on red thread

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Bracelets
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Victor Carell
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1955
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Adze

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Adze haft

Adze haft

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

Papuan Official collection
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1915
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Paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Cartoon titled 'Farcical'.

Cartoon titled 'Farcical'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2001
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Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Bamboo arrow with metal point

Bamboo arrow with metal point

Chris and Diane Clark collection
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Arrows
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1974
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Spear

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Pipes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Three pence coin produced in 1944 for the Territory of New G...

TE Hanley collection no. 3
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Threepences
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1944
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Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Smith and Wesson revolver used by Ivan Champion in Papua New...

Colin Alexander collection
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Revolvers
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United States of America
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Smth and Wesson
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1935
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Bamboo arrow with claw point

Bamboo arrow with claw point

Chris and Diane Clark collection
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Arrows
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1974
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Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Arrow made of bamboo and wood

Arrow made of bamboo and wood

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Archery equipment
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1992
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Bamboo arrow with claw point

Bamboo arrow with claw point

Chris and Diane Clark collection
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Arrows
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1974
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Pipes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Spear

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Bone implement

Papuan Official collection
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Tools
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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One shilling coin - Territory of New Guinea, 1945

TE Hanley collection no. 3
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Coins
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1945
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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden headrest

Wooden headrest

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Stone mortar

Stone mortar

Papuan Official collection
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Mortars and pestles
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Necklaces
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Personal adornments
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Noel Priest
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1977
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Fasciolariidae Latirus Smaragdulus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Ornamental grass skirt made in Papua New Guinea

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Grass skirts
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1992
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Pig net frame

Papuan Official collection
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Animal traps
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Adze

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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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