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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mulka, South Australia, Australia
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Stone scraper

Stone scraper

Stan Mitchell collection
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Tacking Point, New South Wales, Australia
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Hatchet head preform

Hatchet head preform

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mount King William, Tasmania, Australia
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Lake Illawarra, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Edith River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lindenow, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Exford, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lake Lonsdale, Lake Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Lake Illawarra, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lake Illawarra, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Woori Yallock, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lake Burrumbeet, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Inverleigh, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stratford, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Glenthompson, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lake Bolac, Lake Bolac, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Anakie, Victoria, Australia
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Richmond, Hawkesbury, New South Wales, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mitchell River, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Anna Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Willaura, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Flaked implement [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Narrawong, Victoria, Australia
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Hatchet head preform [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Tarwin, Victoria, Australia
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Flaked implement [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Anna Bay, New South Wales, Australia
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Core (small) [stone implement]

Core (small) [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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?Rock sample [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mount Carmel, Victoria, Australia
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Anvil [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Wilcannia, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Healesville, Victoria, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Tacking Point, New South Wales, Australia
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Quarry blank [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Mitchell River, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Lake Illawarra, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Flaked implement [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Norah Head, New South Wales, Australia
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Bellambi, New South Wales, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Edith River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ground edge blade [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Narre Warren, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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New South Wales, Australia
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Flaked implement [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Howe Range, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Victoria, Australia
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Utilised flake [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Edith River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Point Cook, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head collected in north-western Western Australia

Ground edge hatchet head collected in north-western Western ...

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Unifacially flaked pebble tool [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Phillip Island, Victoria, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Lake Illawarra, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone artefacts
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Cornella East, Victoria, Australia
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Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lake Illawarra, Illawarra, New South Wales, Australia
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