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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Esperance Bay, Western Australia, Australia
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1921
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Two-ply string twisted back on itself and strung on two ply fibre string forming a fringed apron

Two-ply string twisted back on itself and strung on two ply ...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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1985
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String bag

String bag

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Round split cane coiled basket

Round split cane coiled basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Split cane armlet bound with string and covered with beeswax, red and white pigment, and with feather tassels attached with human hair string

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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1954 Royal Visit pennant

1954 Royal Visit pennant

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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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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Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

Wet specimen - Horse - oesophagus

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Snowy Mountains

Snowy Mountains

Bridge Family collection no. 1
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Pennants
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Screencraft
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1950
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Phar Lap's Heart

Phar Lap's Heart

MacKenzie collection
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Timaru, South Island, New Zealand
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Alick Roberts
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1926
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Model wooden canoe carved from one log and with charring visible on the outside

Model wooden canoe carved from one log and with charring vis...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie 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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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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1985
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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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Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

Wet specimen - Horse - Kidney

MacKenzie collection
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Woven fibre bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Woven fibre bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Digging sticks
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Pigmented, two-ply fibre string, woven and wound into armband

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Armbands
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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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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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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Baskets
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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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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Split cane armlet bound with string and covered with beeswax, pigment, feathers, and human hair

Split cane armlet bound with string and covered with beeswax...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Sir Colin MacKenzie

Sir Colin MacKenzie

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Oil paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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William B. McInnes
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1928
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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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Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

Wet specimen - Thylacine - paw

MacKenzie collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearthrowers
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1985
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Clubs
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, 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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1985
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Triangular woven basket

Triangular woven basket

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

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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplate for Tumberilagong, Chief of the Nuneree Tribe

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Cooma, New South Wales, 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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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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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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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

Wet specimen of a pouched young wombat

MacKenzie collection
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Sir Colin MacKenzie
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Wet specimen - Horse - heart wall

Wet specimen - Horse - heart wall

MacKenzie collection
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