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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stone tool - Knife

Stone tool - Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Cowarie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Knife

Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Stone implement

Stone implement

Peter Bindon collection no. 3
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Stone tools
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Pialligo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Peter Bindon
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Stone point

Stone point

Keith Goddard collection
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Stone tools
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Ooyurka

Ooyurka

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone tools
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Kimberley point - preform

Kimberley point - preform

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Stone tools
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Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Knife

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

Knife

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Stone tools
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Ooyurka

Douglas Seaton collection
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Stone tools
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Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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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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Chopping tool

Chopping tool

Dr WEL Crowther collection
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Stone tools
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Tasmania, Australia
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Sir William E. Crowther
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Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tools
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tool

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Stone flake

Stone flake

HP Moss collection
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Stone tools
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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Stone tool - Knife

Herbert Keys collection
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Stone tools
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knife

Knife

J Dymock collection
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Stone tools
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Nicholson River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1969
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Large stone core

Large stone core

Dr WEL Crowther collection
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Stone tools
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Tasmania, Australia
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Sir William E. Crowther
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Stone flake knife blade

Stone flake knife blade

JW Lindo collection
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Stone tools
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J W. Lindo
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Stone tool

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Knife

Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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Stone tools
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South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Knife

Knife

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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North-west Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Flaked stone

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Tray of assorted sized and coloured stone microliths

Tray of assorted sized and coloured stone microliths

Stan Mitchell collection
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Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Knife

Knife

Edmund Milne collection
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Stone tools
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1908
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Knife

Knife

Horne-Bowie collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tool - Knife

Herbert Keys collection
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Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Knife

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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1935
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Flaked stone

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Stone tool - Knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone tool

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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1915
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Knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tray of assorted sized and coloured stone microliths

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tool - Knife

Edmund Milne collection
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Side scraper collected by Henry Moss from Acton Peninsula

Side scraper collected by Henry Moss from Acton Peninsula

HP Moss collection
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Stone tools
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Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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1941
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Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Ocenaia
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1919
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Stone implement

Stone implement

Peter Bindon collection no. 3
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Stone tools
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Pialligo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Peter Bindon
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Stone flake

HP Moss collection
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Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Henry P. Moss
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Stone tool knife

Jack Giuliano collection
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