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Bark container from Bathurst Island

Bark container from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Containers
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Glass plate negative of containers collected by Herbert Basedow at Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, in 1911, photographed by Herbert Basedow between 1911 and 1914

Glass plate negative of containers collected by Herbert Base...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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Decorated barbed spear from Bathurst Island

Decorated barbed spear from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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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, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Paintbrushes
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shell used as a palette

Shell used as a palette

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shell used as a palette

Shell used as a palette

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wooden paddle

Wooden paddle

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Paddles
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Wooden paddle from Bathurst Island

Wooden paddle from Bathurst Island

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Cup made from a shell

Cup made from a shell

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

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Two cane circles and a fibre string tassel and pendant

Two cane circles and a fibre string tassel and pendant

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Club

Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clubs
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Club

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Spear

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Bark container

Bark container

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Containers
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

Spear

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spear

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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

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