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Edmund Milne collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gerhardt Laves collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Edmund Milne collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mulbrung Jack
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Edmund Milne collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Guiseppe Picone collection
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Mr Guiseppe '. Picone
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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Mr O J. Atkinson
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Edmund Milne collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Papuan Official collection
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Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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Stan Mitchell collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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Stan Mitchell collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Patricia Heath collection
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Gascoyne River, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Patricia Heath collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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1926
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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Papuan Official collection
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Papuan Official collection
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