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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Keith Goddard collection
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Stone artefacts
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Crescent shaped stone scraper

Crescent shaped stone scraper

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Stone artefacts
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Stone implement

Stone implement

Peter Bindon collection no. 3
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Stone artefacts
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Pialligo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Peter Bindon
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone artefacts
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Nangerybone, New South Wales, Australia
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Top grinding stone

Top grinding stone

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone artefacts
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Tula slug [stone implement]

Tula slug [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, 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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Stone artefacts
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Bogan Pick [stone implement]

Bogan Pick [stone implement]

Gabriella Roy collection
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Stone artefacts
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Coffs Harbour, New South Wales, Australia
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Stone artefacts
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Upper grinding stone

Upper grinding stone

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Stone artefacts
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Tjanpi Desert Weavers
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Ground edge stone hatchet head

Ground edge stone hatchet head

Pauline Watson collection
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Stone artefacts
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Miss Pauline Watson
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1931
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone artefacts
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone artefacts
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Flake

Flake

Peter Bindon collection no. 3
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Stone artefacts
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Pialligo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Peter Bindon
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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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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Stone tool from the banks of the now submerged Molonglo River, Canberra

Stone tool from the banks of the now submerged Molonglo Rive...

HP Moss collection
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Stone artefacts
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Molonglo River, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Retouched flake [stone implement]

Retouched flake [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Retouched blade [stone implement]

Retouched blade [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Hatchet head [stone implement]

Hatchet head [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Stone artefacts
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Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Toorale, New South Wales, Australia
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone artefacts
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
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Stone artefacts
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone artefacts
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Ooyurka

Ooyurka

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone artefacts
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Flake [stone implement]

Flake [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Stone artefacts
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone artefacts
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hatchet head [stone implement]

Hatchet head [stone implement]

Darrell Lewis collection no. 1
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Stone artefacts
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Tumbarumba, New South Wales, Australia
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Hafted stone blade from Kimberley WA

Hafted stone blade from Kimberley WA

Igor Zorich collection
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Stone artefacts
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

HP Moss collection
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Stone artefacts
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Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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1939
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Crescent shaped stone scraper

Crescent shaped stone scraper

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Stone scraper

Stone scraper

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Natural stone

Peter Bindon collection no. 3
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Stone artefacts
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Pialligo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Darrell Lewis collection no. 1
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Stone artefacts
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Newry Station, Northern Territory, Australia
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Hatchet head preform (portion) [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Stone artefacts
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Winton, Victoria, Australia
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Flaked/ground pebble tool [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone artefacts
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Kerribree Creek, 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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Warracknabeal, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Port Kembla, New South Wales, Australia
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Not Classified [stone implement]

JD and JM Kelly collection
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Stone artefacts
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Retouched 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 flake [stone implement]

Utilised flake [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone artefacts
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Don Dangerfield collection
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Stone artefacts
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Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia
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