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Spear

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Cylindrical blunted wood shaft, wood head hafted with fibre string/adhesive. Single row joined barbs, out of solid, pointing shaftwards. Pigmented. Head has longitudinal bands cross-hatching and transverse lines colour. Foreshaft has rows dots and transverse bands colour. 'Groote' (Groote Eylandt).

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