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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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Maps
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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

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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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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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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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1915
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'The Anti-War Movement and Papua-New Guinea', a paper presen...

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alec Robertson
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1971
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Club

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Club

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1907
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Club

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Wooden club

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Papua New Guinea Loyal Service medal

Papua New Guinea Loyal Service medal

Department of Foreign Affairs collection
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Papua New Guinea
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Drum

Drum

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1915
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Club head

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Harpidae Harpa Davidis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Adze

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Seed and tooth necklace

Seed and tooth necklace

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Noel Priest
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1976
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Club

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Adze

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Cassididae Casmaria Ponderosa

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Model rifle

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Club

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Club

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Necklet

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Stone pestle

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Headdress

Headdress

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1923
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Bone dagger

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Wooden pole

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Adze haft

Adze haft

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Club

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Wooden club handle

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Ornament

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Necklet

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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

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Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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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

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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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1955
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Wooden club

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Cane armband

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Club

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Bone implement

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Armband

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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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Papua New Guinea
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Mr Victor Carell
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1955
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Headdress

Headdress

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Club

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Wooden carving

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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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Carved head

Carved head

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Club

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Club

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Drum

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Drum

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Club

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Earring

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Canoe ornament

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Bone implement

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Headdress

Headdress

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1923
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Club

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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

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Mr R L Bellamy
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Club

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Sago stirrer

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