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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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Kimberley points

Kimberley points

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Spearheads
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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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Rainforest shield, QLD

Rainforest shield, QLD

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Shields
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Decorated wooden shield

Decorated wooden shield

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Shields
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New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Kilcunda, 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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Club

Club

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Clubs
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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Spearheads
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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1935
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Ground edge hatchet head, Broadmeadows, Melbourne [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Broadmeadows, Melbourne [stone imp...

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Broadmeadows, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Digging sticks
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Hollow cylindrical wood pipe, blocked at the distal end and with a crab claw bowl inserted in a hole

Hollow cylindrical wood pipe, blocked at the distal end and ...

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Smoking pipes
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Northern Australia, Australia
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1964
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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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]

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

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Ivanhoe, New South Wales, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool/hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Cornella, Victoria, Australia
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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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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Victoria, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Boomerangs
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Lower grinding stone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Benambra, Victoria, Australia
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Wanalta, Victoria, Australia
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Hafted stone axe with head bifacially flaked

Hafted stone axe with head bifacially flaked

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Hatchets
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Wimmera, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Digging sticks
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Bifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Wickliffe, Victoria, Australia
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Menindee, New South Wales, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
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Core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Adze [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Bruthen, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Teryawynia Homestead, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone [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]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool/hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Dunolly, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Hastings, Victoria, Australia
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Bifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Douglas Point, Cape Douglas, South Australia, Australia
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Hammerstone [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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Core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Victoria, 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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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Spearthrowers
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Not provided
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1964
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Flake [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Stone artefacts
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Cores
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Lake Burrumbeet, Victoria, Australia
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