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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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1985
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String and shell pendant necklace

String and shell pendant necklace

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Necklaces
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Cylindrical wooden smoking pipe with a metal bowl, and incised designs

Cylindrical wooden smoking pipe with a metal bowl, and incis...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Smoking pipes
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearthrowers
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1985
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Decorated bark container

Decorated bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Pigmented, deep, wooden concave container

Pigmented, deep, wooden concave container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Two-ply string twisted back on itself and strung on two ply fibre string forming a fringed apron

Two-ply string twisted back on itself and strung on two ply ...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Triangular woven basket

Triangular woven basket

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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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East Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1926
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Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

Aboriginal breastplate for Dick, King of Evesham, Darr River

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Evesham Station, Darr River, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Galiwin'ku (Elcho Island), Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Shield

Shield

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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String bag

String bag

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Round split cane coiled basket

Round split cane coiled basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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1985
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Clubs
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Mitchell River Mission, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Elliptical concave wooden container

Elliptical concave wooden container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Kangaroo shoulder bone knife

Kangaroo shoulder bone knife

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Knives
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Woven basket

Woven basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Baskets
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Sir Colin MacKenzie

Sir Colin MacKenzie

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Oil paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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William B. McInnes
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1928
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Spearhead

Spearhead

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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Personal adornments
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1985
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Adze

Adze

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Adzes
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Knives
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1985
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Stone hatchet head with a bifacially ground edge, and ground sides

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Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Hatchets
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South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Wooden (mawa) mask carved from a solid form, with a human face and protruding ears and a nose

Wooden (mawa) mask carved from a solid form, with a human fa...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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1985
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Club

Club

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Clubs
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New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Kimberley point - glass

Kimberley point - glass

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearheads
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Northern Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and six shark teeth

Pigmented knife made from an elliptical piece of wood and si...

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Knives
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Louth, New South Wales, Australia
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1985
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