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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Message stick

Message stick

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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuner...

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

Wooden cylindrical walking stick with carved images on the s...

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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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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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Digging stick

Digging stick

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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Kimberley point - glass

Kimberley point - glass

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Northern Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Sir Colin MacKenzie

Sir Colin MacKenzie

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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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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Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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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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Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Evesham Station, Darr River, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Spearhead

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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Sample - Plant

Sample - Plant

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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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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Spear

Spear

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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Spear

Spear

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Woven basket

Woven basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Shield

Shield

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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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Model wooden canoe carved from one log and with charring visible on the outside

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Data sheet for cast of Aegyptopithecus

Data sheet for cast of Aegyptopithecus

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Rainforest shield - Cairns, QLD

Rainforest shield - Cairns, QLD

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Cairns, Queensland, 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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Pigmented, woven headband

Pigmented, woven headband

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1985
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Stone axe (hatchet) with wooden handle

Stone axe (hatchet) with wooden handle

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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1985
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Woven headband

Woven headband

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Alligator River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Stone hatchet head with a bifacially ground edge, and ground sides

Stone hatchet head with a bifacially ground edge, and ground...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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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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String bag

String bag

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1985
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

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1985
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String and shell pendant necklace

String and shell pendant necklace

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Necklaces
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Decorated bark container

Decorated bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Club

Club

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1985
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Spear

Spear

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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wet specimen - Koala - Forearm and hand

Wet specimen - Koala - Forearm and hand

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Wet specimen - Pig, embryos

Wet specimen - Pig, embryos

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Club

Club

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Lajamanu, Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

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Northern Territory, Australia
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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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Boomerang

Boomerang

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Louth, New South Wales, Australia
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