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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Oval toy shield made from wood, with three sticks inserted through two holes in the posterior surface, to form the handle

Oval toy shield made from wood, with three sticks inserted t...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Alberga River, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1912
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Message stick with pigment

Message stick with pigment

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toy throwing stick - witwit

Toy throwing stick - witwit

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Todmorden Station, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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King Sound, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Southern central, Australia
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1934
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Cup made from a shell

Cup made from a shell

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Many-stranded looped red ochre fibre strings

Many-stranded looped red ochre fibre strings

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Headbands
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Red ochre

Red ochre

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Finniss Springs, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Head ornaments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Southern central, Australia
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Fibre sample

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Macropod scapula used as a yam cutting knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Hank of plant fibre string made from the fibre of Psoralea p...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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South Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lake Alexandrina, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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One of a pair of clapsticks

One of a pair of clapsticks

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clapsticks
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Southern central, Australia
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1934
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Nose ornament

Nose ornament

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Personal adornments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Dentalium shell necklace

Dentalium shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lake Alexandrina, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Spear

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Headband made from many-stranded looped red ochre fibre strings

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Adze

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Streaky Bay, South Australia, Australia
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Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Southern South Australia, Australia
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Toy throwing stick - witwit

Toy throwing stick - witwit

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Roebuck Bay, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, Australia
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Adze

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glenelg River, Western Australia, Australia
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Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Ornament made from a cut and filed baler shell

Ornament made from a cut and filed baler shell

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Eucla, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Nose ornament

Nose ornament

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Personal adornments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Eucla, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1912
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Southern central, Australia
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Wooden paddle

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boad nut incised with abstract pattern

Boad nut incised with abstract pattern

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nut carvings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Club

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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South-eastern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Pendant made from four macropod incisors set in resin.

Pendant made from four macropod incisors set in resin.

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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