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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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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1595
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Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Solomon Islands and New Guinea, 1933-1935

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Macleay Museum collection
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Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
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Dr Ian Hogbin
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Club

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Club

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Club

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Adze

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Earring

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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Noel Priest
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Club

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Adze

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Club

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Waistband

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Cartoon titled 'Farcical'.

Cartoon titled 'Farcical'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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Club

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Cassididae Casmaria Erinaceus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Sago stirrer

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Bone implement

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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Stone pounder

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Model rifle

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Basket

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Adze

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Drum

Drum

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Seed and tooth necklace

Seed and tooth necklace

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

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Club

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Pair of earrings

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2/4th Aust Field Ambulance AIF ANZAC day banner

2/4th Aust Field Ambulance AIF ANZAC day banner

Lorie Thompson collection
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Adze

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Club

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Axe with a fine green stone blade hafted to a tapered wooden handle

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Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Earring

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Wooden club

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Bamboo drum stick

Bamboo drum stick

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Mr Victor Carell
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Headdress

Headdress

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Club

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Sago stirrer

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Necklet

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Adze blade in wooden socket

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Club

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Fasciolariidae Latirus Smaragdulus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Sago stirrer

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Wooden club

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Club

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Club head

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Club

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Adze

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Armband

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Earring

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Carved hollow coconut shell to hold lime 'cumbung', which is mixed with the saliva of the user when chewing betel nut

Carved hollow coconut shell to hold lime 'cumbung', which is...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Mr Victor Carell
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Club

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Basket

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

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alec Robertson
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Club head

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