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Janet Mathews collection no. 1
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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1966
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Alexander L. Blyth
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1915
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Club

J Davidson collection no. 1
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1984
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Club

Club

Ron Bell collection
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Club featuring a carved kookaburra and incised animals

Club featuring a carved kookaburra and incised animals

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Tommy Foster
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Gerhardt Laves collection
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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Gerhardt Laves
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1930
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Two-pronged carved ceremonial club from Tiwi Islands

Two-pronged carved ceremonial club from Tiwi Islands

Roderick Shaw collection
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Asymmetrical wooden club, with one pointed end, and the other gradually extended to a tapered tubular head

Asymmetrical wooden club, with one pointed end, and the othe...

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Club from Samoa

Club from Samoa

Edmund Milne collection
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Samoa
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Wooden club with pokerwork design, attributed to Coranderrk

Wooden club with pokerwork design, attributed to Coranderrk

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Straight club

Straight club

Edmund Milne collection
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Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

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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1914
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Club made by Muta-Maley, Byrock, New South Wales, 1914

Club made by Muta-Maley, Byrock, New South Wales, 1914

Edmund Milne collection
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Muta-Maley
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1914
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Decorated and incised clap stick

Decorated and incised clap stick

Dr William Warner collection
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Club from Suva, Fiji

Club from Suva, Fiji

Edmund Milne collection
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Fiji
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Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Club

Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
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Club

Club

Charles Hart collection
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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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr William Warner collection
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Boomerangs
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Pigmented wooden club

Pigmented wooden club

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1913
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Firestick

Firestick

Dr William Warner collection
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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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Club from Barwon River area, New South Wales, 1911

Club from Barwon River area, New South Wales, 1911

Edmund Milne collection
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Barwon River, New South Wales, Australia
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1911
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Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1916
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Club from Darling River, New South Wales

Club from Darling River, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden club

Wooden club

JC Le Souef collection
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Wooden decorated club

Wooden decorated club

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Wooden club, made by Mickey Bell, Jervis Bay, New South Wales

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Edmund Milne collection
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Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Boomerang-shaped wooden club, with tapered ends, and a smoothed black and white pigmented surface

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JW Lindo collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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1985
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Sawfish club

Sawfish club

Ursula McConnel collection
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Not provided
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1982
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Streaky Bay, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Club with conical ends

Club with conical ends

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

Enid Bowden collection
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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1987
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Club from Yaamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, 1903

Club from Yaamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, 1903

Edmund Milne collection
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Yaamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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1903
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