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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the...

Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Spear

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Spearthrower collected by Daisy Bates from Aboriginal visitors to her Ooldea camp

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Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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1920
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Spearthrower with incised pattern

Spearthrower with incised pattern

Louise Thibou Decorated Spearthrower collection
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the...

Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Herbert Browne collection
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Gararra (fishing) spear with three wooden prongs that have shell points - made by Rod Mason

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Rodney Mason collection
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rodney Mason
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2011
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Spear

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackson Mclean
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Spearthrower with wooden peg bound with resin and sinew

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Spear

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Spear

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Ian Dunlop collection no. 3
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Spearthrowers
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1965
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Spear

Spear

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1954
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Spearthrower

Patricia Heath collection
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Spearthrowers
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Central Australia, Australia
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

JW Lindo collection
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Spearthrowers
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Lake Frome, South Australia, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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1985
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Spear

Spear

Horne-Bowie collection
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Not provided
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1926
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Spear

Spear

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Wooden spear with hafted barb

Wooden spear with hafted barb

Professor H Davies collection
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Spears
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Weapon - Spear

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Western Desert, , Australia
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1975
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Spear

Ron Bell collection
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Deep, concave wooden container

Deep, concave wooden container

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1993
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Spearthrower decorated with a watercolour landscape scene, an emu, a kangaroo, and a dancer

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Goodmans collection
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Spearthrowers
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Namatjira
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1970
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Spear

Spear

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Central Australia, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Spear

Ron Bell collection
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearthrowers
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Western Desert, , Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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South Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Wooden Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Ian Dunlop collection no. 2
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Spears
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Not provided
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1964
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Sinew sample

Sinew sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Samples
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Spearthrowers
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Central Australia, Australia
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