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Pointed metal knife blade hafted into a rounded knob of adhesive

Pointed metal knife blade hafted into a rounded knob of adhe...

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Hooked boomerang

Hooked boomerang

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Head ornament

Head ornament

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Head ornament

Head ornament

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Hand made pick

Hand made pick

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Wooden toy shield

Wooden toy shield

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Central Desert, South Australia, Australia
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Head ornament

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Spear

Spear

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Head ornament

Head ornament

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Boomerang, made by Bill Syme, La Perouse, Sydney, 1932

Boomerang, made by Bill Syme, La Perouse, Sydney, 1932

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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Metal blade

Metal blade

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Hooked boomerang

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Plaited fibre strands

Plaited fibre strands

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Head ornament

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Wooden container

Wooden container

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Boomerang

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Wooden container

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Circular black metal hat box used by anthropologist Olive Pink

Circular black metal hat box used by anthropologist Olive Pi...

Macleay Museum collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Boomerang

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Echidna quill ornament

Echidna quill ornament

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Knife blade

Knife blade

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Wooden container

Wooden container

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Deep concave and elongated wooden container

Deep concave and elongated wooden container

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Wooden container

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Wooden tapstick

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Boomerang

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Wooden container

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Wooden container

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Spearthrower

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Wooden container

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Shield

Shield

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Boomerang

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Wooden container

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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Spearthrower

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Wooden container

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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Shield

Shield

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Ceremonial object

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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Wooden snake sculpture

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Bone tool

Bone tool

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Ceremonial dance stick

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Boomerang

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Wooden tapstick

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