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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1912
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Axe handle

Axe handle

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Basket

Basket

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Carved pig

Carved pig

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Model rifle

Model rifle

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Necklaces
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Necklaces
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden club

Wooden club

Papuan Official collection
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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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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Bamboo pipe

Bamboo pipe

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Canoe ornament

Canoe ornament

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Panpipes

Panpipes

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1920
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Club

Club

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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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Waistband

Waistband

Papuan Official collection
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1923
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

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Mixing tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Shell knife

Shell knife

Papuan Official collection
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Knives
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Stone adze blade

Stone adze blade

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1915
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Wooden shield

Wooden shield

Papuan Official collection
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Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Sago strainer

Sago strainer

Papuan Official collection
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Strainers
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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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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Drum

Drum

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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1914
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Drum

Drum

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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Arrow

Arrow

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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Drum

Drum

Papuan Official collection
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Musical drums
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Adze blade in wooden socket

Adze blade in wooden socket

Papuan Official collection
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Adzes
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Waistband

Waistband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

Papuan Official collection
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Mixing tools
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Penis cover

Penis cover

Papuan Official collection
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Penis sheaths
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

Papuan Official collection
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Mixing tools
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Sago stirrer

Sago stirrer

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden headrest

Wooden headrest

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Adze haft with socket

Adze haft with socket

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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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Part of model dancing platform

Part of model dancing platform

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr B W. Bramell
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1927
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Bone lime stick

Bone lime stick

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr R L. Bellamy
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1915
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Spatulas
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Spatula

Spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Bamboo flute

Bamboo flute

Papuan Official collection
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Flutes
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Charles H. Karius
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1926
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Lime spatula

Lime spatula

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Necklet

Necklet

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Necklaces
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Stone pestle

Stone pestle

Papuan Official collection
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Mortars and pestles
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Fishing net

Fishing net

Papuan Official collection
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Fishing nets
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1919
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Axe

Axe

Papuan Official collection
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Axes
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Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr R L. Bellamy
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1915
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