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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Dr Walter M. Strong
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1915
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Carved pig

Carved pig

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Dance wand

Dance wand

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1915
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Carved bird

Carved bird

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Carved wallaby

Carved wallaby

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1915
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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1915
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Shell money

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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1915
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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1927
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Basket

Basket

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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1915
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Wooden club

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Clubs
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Basket

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Armband

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1923
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

Papuan Official collection
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Mixing tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Carved pig

Carved pig

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Wooden staff

Wooden staff

Papuan Official collection
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Walking-sticks
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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Wooden club

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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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Stone adze blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr O J. Atkinson
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Carved pig

Carved pig

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Canoe paddle

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Paddles
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1927
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Carved wooden boat with seven human figures

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Grass skirt

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Patrick Desmond Fitzgerald Murray
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1916
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Drum

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Musical drums
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Wooden staff

Wooden staff

Papuan Official collection
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Walking-sticks
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Armband

Armband

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Basket

Basket

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Baskets
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Betel mortar

Betel mortar

Papuan Official collection
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Mortars and pestles
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Armband

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Bone lime stick

Bone lime stick

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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

Papuan Official collection
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Mixing tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Club

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Carved pig

Carved pig

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