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Club with pokerwork possum and bird, and kangaroo and emu motifs on head, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

Club with pokerwork possum and bird, and kangaroo and emu mo...

Scott Rainbow collection
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Tommy Foster
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Enid Bowden collection
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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1987
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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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Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
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Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Weapon - Tasmanian Aboriginal club - wooden

Edmund Milne collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Club - man's fighting stick

Club - man's fighting stick

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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1970
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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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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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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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Wooden club

Wooden club

JW Lindo collection
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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University of Sydney
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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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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden club

Wooden 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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1915
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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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1923
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Cylindrical wooden club, with an enlarged head tapering to a rounded end, and to a blunt knob at the proximal end

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JW Lindo collection
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Blinman, South Australia, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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1985
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Killing stick made by Larry Blight, 2012

Killing stick made by Larry Blight, 2012

Larry Blight collection
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Mr Larry Blight
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2012
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Charles Hart collection
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Fighting stick with thin incised lines

Fighting stick with thin incised lines

Bruce Wright collection
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Kalumburu, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret Pinnock
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Ron Bell 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

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Igor Zorich collection
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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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 Tamworth area, New South Wales, 1911

Club from Tamworth area, New South Wales, 1911

Edmund Milne collection
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs McGarrity
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1911
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Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Bamboo percussion instrument or clapper

Bamboo percussion instrument or clapper

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Percussion instruments
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lena Passi
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1992
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden club with incised floral pattern, attributed to Coranderrk

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Western NSW, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Club from Milne Bay province, Papua New Guinea

Club from Milne Bay province, Papua New Guinea

Edmund Milne collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Unknown
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Club

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Victoria, Australia
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1964
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Eight Totems of Mer T-shirt

Eight Totems of Mer T-shirt

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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T-shirts
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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1992
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Patricia Heath collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1912
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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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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club belonging to Mundabil, Yaamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, 1900s

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Edmund Milne collection
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Yaamba, Rockhampton, Queensland, Australia
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Mundabil
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1931
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Club

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nullarbor Plain, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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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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1931
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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bamboo percussion instrument or clapper

Bamboo percussion instrument or clapper

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Percussion instruments
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lena Passi
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1992
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Ceremonial club from Bogan River area, New South Wales

Ceremonial club from Bogan River area, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1931
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club, Cairns, Queensland

Club, Cairns, Queensland

Horne-Bowie collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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1926
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Club head

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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Wooden club

Wooden club

JW Lindo collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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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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Wooden decorated club

Wooden decorated club

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1974
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