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Pair of earrings

Pair of earrings

Papuan Official collection
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Earrings
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr F R. Cawley
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1922
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Stone axe blade

Stone axe blade

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Axe heads
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Unfinished stone blade

Unfinished stone blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Earring

Earring

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Earrings
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr F R. Cawley
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1922
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Unfinished stone blade

Unfinished stone blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Woven bag

Woven bag

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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1927
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Unfinished stone blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Club

Club

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Clubs
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Boar tusk neck ornament

Boar tusk neck ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Neckpieces
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1921
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Unfinished stone blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Ringed stone

Ringed stone

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Flaked stone

Flaked stone

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Stone axe blade

Stone axe blade

Papuan Official collection
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Axe heads
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1919
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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Stone axe blade

Stone axe blade

Papuan Official collection
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Axe heads
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1919
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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

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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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Flint

Flint

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Stone tool

Stone tool

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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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Club head

Club head

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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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1915
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Piece of flint

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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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Unfinished ceremonial axe blade

Unfinished ceremonial axe blade

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Unfinished stone blade

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1919
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

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1923
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Club

Club

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1923
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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

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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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Bamboo flute

Bamboo flute

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Flutes
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Mr Charles H. Karius
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1926
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Flaked stone

Flaked stone

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Drill

Drill

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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Palm leaf pad

Palm leaf pad

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Plant components
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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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1915
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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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Club head

Club head

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Clubs
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Earring

Earring

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Earrings
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr F R. Cawley
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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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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Flaked stone

Flaked stone

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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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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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Club head

Club head

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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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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Wooden club

Wooden club

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Clubs
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1923
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Club head

Club head

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Mr Wilfred N. Beaver
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1915
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Club

Club

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Clubs
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club

Club

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Clubs
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

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Adzes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Clarence Henry
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1914
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Stone tool

Stone tool

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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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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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Flaked stone

Flaked stone

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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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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Piece of flint

Piece of flint

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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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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

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Smoking pipes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Head ornament

Head ornament

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Head ornaments
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Clarence Henry
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1914
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Pipes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1927
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Boar tusk neck ornament

Boar tusk neck ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Neckpieces
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Professor Wallace E. Armstrong
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1921
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Unfinished stone blade

Unfinished stone blade

Papuan Official collection
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Stone tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1919
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Stone tool

Stone tool

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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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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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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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Smoking pipes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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