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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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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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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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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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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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Anvil/bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Cowal, New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bream Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bungeet, Victoria, Australia
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?Whetstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Hindmarsh, Lake Hindmarsh, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Hindmarsh, Lake Hindmarsh, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil/hammerstone [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Barham, New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Macquarie River, New South Wales, Australia
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Anvil/Hammerstone [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Russell, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, 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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Anvil/Hammerstone [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

G Lloyd Jacob collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bream Creek, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Bungonia, New South Wales, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Portarlington, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone [stone implement]

Hammerstone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Altona, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil (portion) [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Lake Burrumbeet, 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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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Walwa, Victoria, Australia
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Lower grinding stone/anvil

Ron Bell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Osaca Bore, New South Wales, Australia
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Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Quibray, Sydney, New South Wales, 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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Eddington, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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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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Cape Otway, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [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]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Ovens River, Victoria, Australia
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Sharpening stone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Innisfail, Queensland, 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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Anvil [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Sturgeon, Victoria, Australia
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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Mount Kororoit, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Balliang, 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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Hammerstone/anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Balwyn, Melbourne, 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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Murtoa, Victoria, Australia
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Quarry blank [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Victoria, Australia
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Anvil/hammerstone [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Keilor, Melbourne, 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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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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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Whetstone (portion) [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Percussion and abrading stones
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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