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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Torso armour
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Mr S D Burrows
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P Lyons
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Ceremonial board

Ceremonial board

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Mr Leo Austen
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Mask

Mask

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Mr A P Lyons
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr Leo Austen
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Canoe paddle

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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Club head

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Cane cuirass

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Club head

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Charm

Charm

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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Drum

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Headband

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Carved lizard

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String cover

String cover

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Mr Leo Austen
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Ceremonial object

Ceremonial object

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Mr Leo Austen
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Belt and grass pubic cover

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Pubic covers
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Armband

Armband

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Mr Leo Austen
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Model bayonet

Model bayonet

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Club

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Cane armband

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Mr S D Burrows
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Shoulder strap

Shoulder strap

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Ornaments
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Mr Leo Austen
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Grass skirt

Grass skirt

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Mourning hood

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Cane cuirass

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Waistband

Waistband

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Stringed instrument

Stringed instrument

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Mr A P Lyons
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Armband

Armband

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Mr Leo Austen
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Grass skirt

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Necklet

Necklet

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Club head

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Mr S D Burrows
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Axe blade in wooden socket

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Cane cuirass

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Mr Henry J. Ryan
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Boar tusk neck ornament

Boar tusk neck ornament

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Club

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Club

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Mr S D Burrows
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Carved wooden post

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Waistbands

Waistbands

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Mr Leo Austen
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Carved crocodile

Carved crocodile

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Mr A P Lyons
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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Mr A P Lyons
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1914
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Necklet

Necklet

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Necklaces
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Carved crocodile

Carved crocodile

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Cane armband

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