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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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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Coo...

Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Patrol Box No.1 used by anthropologist Ian Hogbin in the Solomon Islands and New Guinea, 1933-1935

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Macleay Museum collection
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Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
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Dr Ian Hogbin
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Carved head

Carved head

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Wooden club

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Wooden carving

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Wooden club

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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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Headdress

Headdress

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Model rifle

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Carved hollow coconut shell to hold lime 'cumbung', which is mixed with the saliva of the user when chewing betel nut

Carved hollow coconut shell to hold lime 'cumbung', which is...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Mr Victor Carell
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Club

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Drum

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Sago digger

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Cane armband

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Necklet

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Sago strainer

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Wooden pole

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Canoe paddle

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Club

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Adze

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Headdress

Headdress

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Club

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Grass skirt

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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Noel Priest
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Tonnidae Malea Pomum

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Drum

Drum

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Club

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Club

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Canoe paddle

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Club

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Club

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Drum

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Adze

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Necklet

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Drum

Drum

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Drum

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Harpidae Harpa Davidis

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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Adze haft

Adze haft

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Armband

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Club

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Club

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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Sago stirrer

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Club

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Grass skirt

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Bone implement

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Wooden club

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Club head

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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Drum

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Adze blade in wooden socket

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Pair of earrings

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Necklet

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Waistband

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Club

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Wooden club

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