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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P Lyons
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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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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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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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1914
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mask

Mask

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Mr A P Lyons
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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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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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Grass skirt

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Headband

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Stone adze blade

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Shoulder strap

Shoulder strap

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Grass skirt

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Drum

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Cane armband

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Woven grass hood

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Waistband

Waistband

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Mr Leo Austen
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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Mr A P Lyons
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Headdress

Headdress

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Cane cuirass

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Mr S D Burrows
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Shoulder strap

Shoulder strap

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Wooden club

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Charm

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Club head

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Mr S D Burrows
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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Mr A P Lyons
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Club

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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Waistband

Waistband

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Mr S D Burrows
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Cane cuirass

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Grass skirt

Grass skirt

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Mr S D Burrows
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Waistband

Waistband

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String bag

String bag

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Mr Leo Austen
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Penis cover

Penis cover

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Phallocrypt

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Mr Leo Austen
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Ceremonial object

Ceremonial object

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Carved shark

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Mr A P Lyons
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Club

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Ceremonial stone

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Head ornament

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Cane armband

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Cane cuirass

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Bone dagger

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Mr S D Burrows
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Ornament

Ornament

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Club

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Boar tusk ornament

Boar tusk ornament

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Grass skirt

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Mr A P Lyons
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Waistband

Waistband

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Drum

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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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