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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dennis, Chief of Morbringer

Aboriginal breastplate for Dennis, Chief of Morbringer

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Evesham Station, Darr River, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Digging stick

Digging stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Round split cane coiled basket

Round split cane coiled basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Sample - Plant

Sample - Plant

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Captain Charles Sturt
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1874
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Model bark canoe made from a length of bark joined at an angle with fibre lacin

Model bark canoe made from a length of bark joined at an ang...

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Wet specimen - organ

Wet specimen - organ

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Wet specimen - Spider, whole specimen

Wet specimen - Spider, whole specimen

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spear

Spear

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Wet specimen - Pig, embryos

Wet specimen - Pig, embryos

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and si...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Cylindrical piece of wood hollowed out to form a shallow dugout canoe model

Cylindrical piece of wood hollowed out to form a shallow dug...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Woven headband

Woven headband

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Alligator River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Knife

Knife

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spear

Spear

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Wet specimen - organ

Wet specimen - organ

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Mitchell River Mission, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Circular basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Knives
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1985
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Woven basket

Woven basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Clubs
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1985
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Lajamanu, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

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Personal adornments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Toy throwing stick - witwit

Toy throwing stick - witwit

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Wooden charm

Wooden charm

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Wet specimen - Cow, embryos

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Pigmented, two-ply, fibre string, woven and wound into an armband

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spear

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Wooden (mawa) mask carved from a solid form, with a human face and protruding ears and a nose

Wooden (mawa) mask carved from a solid form, with a human fa...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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