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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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1918
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Wooden club or digging stick with pokerwork design from Hermannsburg, 1957

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Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Meggitt collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Club - man's fighting stick

Club - man's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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1970
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Timber club with tapered head studded with rows of nails, from  QLD

Timber club with tapered head studded with rows of nails, fr...

Scott Rainbow collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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1974
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Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Club, collected from Jimmy Clements aka Yangar aka Nangar

Edmund Milne collection
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Jimmy Clements
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Wooden club

Wooden club

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Wooden club made by Jack Shepherd

Wooden club made by Jack Shepherd

Edmund Milne collection
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Jack Shepherd
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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1993
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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anawanda
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1948
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Stan Mitchell collection
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Papua, Indonesia
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Club - woman's fighting stick

Club - woman's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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1970
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Wooden club with pokerwork design, attributed to Coranderrk

Wooden club with pokerwork design, attributed to Coranderrk

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Burnished, wooden fighting club

Burnished, wooden fighting club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Reverend A Dyer collection
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Not provided
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1963
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Lil-lil club

Lil-lil club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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1993
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Port Essington, Coburg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Ron Bell collection
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Lightning Ridge, New South Wales, Australia
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Forked wooden club

Forked wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Edmund Milne collection
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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1911
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Club

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Club

Dr La Mont West collection
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Club

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1982
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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King Sound, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Ursula McConnel collection
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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1927
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Eucla, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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1907
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Katherine Stow collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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1957
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Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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Club

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Club

Florence Gaby collection
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Cylindrical wooden club, irregular in shape with a slight curve, and of a constant width throughout, with a tapered head

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Club with pokerwork kangaroo and human figure with spear motifs on head, from La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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A wooden club

A wooden club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1993
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Club

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Gerhardt Laves collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Digging stick or fighting club

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies 26/07/1968 collection
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Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Samoa
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Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Victoria, Australia
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1964
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