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Bone tool

Bone tool

Stan Mitchell collection
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Bone tools
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Stone knife and sheath

Stone knife and sheath

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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Hatchet handle

Hatchet handle

Stan Mitchell collection
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Tool handles
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Toy throwing stick - witwit

Toy throwing stick - witwit

Stan Mitchell collection
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Toys
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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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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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Stan Mitchell collection
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Containers
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Stone pointed drill blade, with use wear evident on the working edge

Stone pointed drill blade, with use wear evident on the work...

Stan Mitchell collection
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Drills
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Not provided
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1963
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Stone knife

Stone knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Knives
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Nose ornament

Nose ornament

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Base of firestick

Base of firestick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Firesticks
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Fibre sample

Fibre sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Samples
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Hatchet handle

Hatchet handle

Stan Mitchell collection
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Tool handles
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Stan Mitchell collection
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Containers
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearheads
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Skein of bark strip

Skein of bark strip

Stan Mitchell collection
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Bark fibres
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Firestick set

Firestick set

Stan Mitchell collection
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Firesticks
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Hatchet

Hatchet

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Two witchetty grubs

Two witchetty grubs

Stan Mitchell collection
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Samples
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Not provided
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1963
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Not provided
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1963
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Firestick

Firestick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Firesticks
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shield with cross design on front

Shield with cross design on front

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Message sticks
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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String Sample

String Sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Nose bone

Nose bone

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Sample of Moths

Sample of Moths

Stan Mitchell collection
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Samples
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Bone scraper

Bone scraper

Stan Mitchell collection
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Bone tools
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
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Clubs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Nose ornament

Nose ornament

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Nicholson Homestead, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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