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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

Papuan Official collection
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Mixing tools
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1915
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Club

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Drum

Drum

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Musical drums
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Club

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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Pottery vessel

Pottery vessel

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Paddles
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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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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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Axe handle

Axe handle

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1923
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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr F R. Cawley
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Club

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1914
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Club

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Barbed fish trap

Barbed fish trap

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Sir Hubert Murray
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P. Lyons
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Drum

Drum

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Musical drums
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

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Mr A P. Lyons
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Shell money

Shell money

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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Carved human head

Carved human head

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Club

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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Wooden staff

Wooden staff

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Wickerwork figure

Wickerwork figure

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Sir Hubert Murray
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1908
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Mask

Mask

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Mr A P. Lyons
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Club

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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Mr A P. Lyons
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Shell money

Shell money

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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Shell money

Shell money

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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Mixing tools
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1915
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Basket

Basket

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1923
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Arrow

Arrow

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Drum

Drum

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Musical drums
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1907
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1915
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Axe handle

Axe handle

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Axes
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Club

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Drum

Drum

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1915
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Club

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Drum

Drum

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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Model rifle

Model rifle

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Club

Club

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1923
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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr F R. Cawley
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1922
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Club

Club

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Club

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Club

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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Model rifle

Model rifle

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Dance wand

Dance wand

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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

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Club

Club

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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr James T. O'Malley
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Shell money

Shell money

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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mask

Mask

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr E M. Bastard
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Carved and mounted coconut

Carved and mounted coconut

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