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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr William Warner collection
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Boomerangs
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Cylindrical wooden tapstick, tapered at each end, with an incised spiral design, and pigment

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D Boerner collection
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Clapsticks
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clapsticks
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Pair of Black Palm clapsticks

Pair of Black Palm clapsticks

Yalga Binbi Institute collection
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Clapsticks
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Wilma Walker
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Pigmented long narrow mesh bag made from two-ply fibre string

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Dr William Warner collection
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Bags
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Plaited grass fibre armband or

Plaited grass fibre armband or "baku"

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1927
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One of two pigmented oval wooden tapsticks

One of two pigmented oval wooden tapsticks

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Clapsticks
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Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick S. Mewirri
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1984
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Melville Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Hollow log coffin

Hollow log coffin

Dr William Warner collection
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Coffins
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Tapered tapstick, 1890

Tapered tapstick, 1890

Edmund Milne collection
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Clapsticks
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Moss Vale, New South Wales, Australia
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1890
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Plaited grass fibre armband or

Plaited grass fibre armband or "baku"

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Wooden tapstick with rounded tapered ends

Wooden tapstick with rounded tapered ends

University of Sydney collection
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Clapsticks
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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1957
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Fishing net

Fishing net

Dr William Warner collection
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Fishing nets
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clapsticks
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clapsticks
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Didjeridu

Didjeridu

Dr William Warner collection
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Didjeridus
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Cylindrical wooden clapstick

Cylindrical wooden clapstick

Edmund Milne collection
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Clapsticks
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Dennis Foley's clapsticks

Dennis Foley's clapsticks

Dennis Foley collection
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Clapsticks
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Spearthrower with triple ringtail incisions

Spearthrower with triple ringtail incisions

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Clapsticks
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Cylindrical wooden tapstick tapering to a blunt point at each end and burnished overall

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Yalata Lutheran Mission collection
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Clapsticks
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Dr William Warner collection
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Samples
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Baskets
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clapsticks
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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Decorated clapstick

Decorated clapstick

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Clapsticks
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Music stick

Music stick

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Clapsticks
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Fish bone necklace

Fish bone necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Tapstick

Tapstick

Edmund Milne collection
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Clapsticks
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Not provided
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1931
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr William Warner collection
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Boomerangs
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Pair of black brown wooden music sticks

Pair of black brown wooden music sticks

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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Pigmented cylindrical wood clapstick carved with serrated edges

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Charles Hart collection
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Clapsticks
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Melville Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clapsticks
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Southern central, Australia
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Not provided
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1903
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Firestick

Firestick

Dr William Warner collection
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Firesticks
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Pigmented cylindrical wood tapstick carved with serrated edges

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Charles Hart collection
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Clapsticks
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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Wooden tapstick

Wooden tapstick

University of Sydney collection
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Clapsticks
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Fishing net

Fishing net

Dr William Warner collection
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Fishing nets
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Fish bone necklace

Fish bone necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Clapstick

Clapstick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Clapsticks
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Tapstick

Tapstick

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1961
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Wooden cylindrical clapstick, tapered at both ends, and pigmented

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Gerhardt Laves collection
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Clapsticks
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Wooden tapstick, with an oval convex anterior surface, a flat posterior surface

Wooden tapstick, with an oval convex anterior surface, a fla...

H Robinson collection
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Clapsticks
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1975
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Pair of wooden music sticks

Pair of wooden music sticks

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Roy Barker
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1992
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Pair of black and brown wooden music sticks

Pair of black and brown wooden music sticks

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Clapsticks
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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Brown music stick with pointed ends

Brown music stick with pointed ends

Dr Wolfgang Laade collection
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Clapsticks
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Wooden pair of pokerwork clapsticks

Wooden pair of pokerwork clapsticks

Anne Ranse collection
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Clapsticks
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Archdeacon Anne M. Ranse
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1972
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Firestick

Firestick

Dr William Warner collection
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