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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

Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Sol...

Macleay Museum collection
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Boxes
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Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
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Dr Ian Hogbin
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1933
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Necklet

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Sago digger

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1927
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Canoe paddle

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Club

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Club

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Tonnidae Malea Pomum

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Waistband

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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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Adze

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Bone implement

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Necklet

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Club

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Club

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Wooden club handle

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Earring

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Drum

Drum

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Club

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Drum

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Club

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Adze

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Adze

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Sago stirrer

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Wooden club

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Drum

Drum

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Anzac Day - Advance Australia, Help those Who Helped You, 25...

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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Grass skirt

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Stone pestle

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Club

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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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Ornament

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Two Thaidinae Nassa Serta shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Bone dagger

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Bone dagger

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Earring

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Wooden club

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Papua New Guinea Loyal Service medal

Papua New Guinea Loyal Service medal

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Wooden carving

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1923
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Wooden club

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Club

Club

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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

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Headdress

Headdress

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Bracelet woven from red and green threads in a triangle pattern on red thread

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Papua New Guinea
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Mr Victor Carell
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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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Papua New Guinea
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Club

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Club

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Club

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Headdress

Headdress

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Canoe paddle

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Harpidae Harpa Davidis

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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Club

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Club

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Cymatiidae Distoriso Anus

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Papua New Guinea
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Headdress

Headdress

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Stone pounder

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