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Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

Edmund Milne collection
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Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1918
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Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Aboriginal breastplate for James Fearnought, King of Merigal

Edmund Milne collection
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Merigal, New South Wales, Australia
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1850
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Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

Edmund Milne collection
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Tchanning, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Boab nut incised with designs of animals

Boab nut incised with designs of animals

Edmund Milne collection
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Nut carvings
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Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

Aboriginal breastplate for John Neville, King of Mahaderree

Edmund Milne collection
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Maharatta, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Message stick

Message stick

Edmund Milne collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Hippie, King of Minnon

Edmund Milne collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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George Twemlow
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1877
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Bolara Maneroo

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Bolara Maneroo

Edmund Milne collection
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Bolara, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and Big River Tribes

Aboriginal breastplate for U Robert, King of Big Leather and...

Edmund Milne collection
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Gwydir River, New South Wales, Australia
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1800
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Aboriginal breastplate for Timothy, Chief of Merricumbene

Aboriginal breastplate for Timothy, Chief of Merricumbene

Edmund Milne collection
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Merricumbene, New South Wales, Australia
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Timothy
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1835
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Billy, King of the Barwon Blacks

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Edmund Milne collection
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Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Cross boomerang and associated piece of wood

Cross boomerang and associated piece of wood

Edmund Milne collection
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Herberton, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, King of Gongolgon

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, King of Gongolgon

Edmund Milne collection
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Kelly, King of Broadwater

Aboriginal breastplate for Billy Kelly, King of Broadwater

Edmund Milne collection
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Broadwater, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jack the Traveller, King of Bendora Bellevue Jembicumbane

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Edmund Milne collection
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Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Boobarrego

Aboriginal breastplate for Paddy, King of Boobarrego

Edmund Milne collection
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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1918
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Boomerang

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Edmund Milne collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Cobbie
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Adze

Adze

Edmund Milne collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mulbrung Jack
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Aboriginal breastplate for Tommy, Constable Wellington

Edmund Milne collection
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Wellington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Mr Briney of Pialliway

Aboriginal breastplate for Mr Briney of Pialliway

Edmund Milne collection
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Pialawa, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Aboriginal breastplate for Dicky, King of Clyde Road

Edmund Milne collection
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Batemans Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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1860
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Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

Aboriginal breastplate for Sawyer, King of Wickham Hill

Edmund Milne collection
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Wickham Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Woven semi-circular basket

Woven semi-circular basket

Edmund Milne collection
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Baskets
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Stradbroke Island, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Joey, Chief of Petraman

Aboriginal breastplate for Joey, Chief of Petraman

Edmund Milne collection
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Petraman
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1931
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

Edmund Milne collection
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Nelligen, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Incised wooden shield

Incised wooden shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1898
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Nautilus shell necklace

Nautilus shell necklace

Edmund Milne collection
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Necklaces
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Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Wooden parrying shield made at Byrock by Jack Shepherd 1908

Edmund Milne collection
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1908
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Ground edge hatchet head from Pigeon House Mountain NSW acquired by Edmund Milne from Coomee Nullanga in 1903

Ground edge hatchet head from Pigeon House Mountain NSW acqu...

Edmund Milne collection
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Edge-ground artefacts
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Pigeon House Mountain, New South Wales, Australia
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1903
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Bloomfield River, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Paroo River, New South Wales, Australia
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1895
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Bloomfield River, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Benson
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1894
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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1897
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Nautilus shell necklace

Nautilus shell necklace

Edmund Milne collection
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Necklaces
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Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Adze

Adze

Edmund Milne collection
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Adzes
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Not provided
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1931
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Barron River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1912
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Benson
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1894
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Shield - QLD

Shield - QLD

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Yamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Clubs
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Yamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Mundabil
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1931
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Boab nut incised with animal motifs

Boab nut incised with animal motifs

Edmund Milne collection
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Nut carvings
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Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Rainforest shield - Barron Falls, QLD

Rainforest shield - Barron Falls, QLD

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Grey's Pocket, Barron Falls, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Bone implement

Bone implement

Edmund Milne collection
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Bone tools
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1931
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Shield

Shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1900
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Clay mourning widow cap

Clay mourning widow cap

Edmund Milne collection
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Mourning clothing
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Mareeba, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1895
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Spear

Spear

Edmund Milne collection
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Spears
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Spear

Spear

Edmund Milne collection
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Spears
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Woolgoolga, New South Wales, Australia
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Boney
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1931
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Spear

Spear

Edmund Milne collection
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Spears
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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1931
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Spear

Spear

Edmund Milne collection
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Spears
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Hollow bamboo (section) smoking pipe

Hollow bamboo (section) smoking pipe

Edmund Milne collection
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Smoking pipes
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Barron River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1900
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Semi-hemispherical hollow wooden container

Semi-hemispherical hollow wooden container

Edmund Milne collection
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Containers
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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1898
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Bulloo River, Queensland, Australia
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Jacob
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1912
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Hafted edge-ground stone hatchet

Hafted edge-ground stone hatchet

Edmund Milne collection
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Hatchets
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1931
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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