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Conidae Conus Omaria

Conidae Conus Omaria

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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An old Cannibal - Fiji

An old Cannibal - Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Natives climbing cocoanut trees, Fiji

Natives climbing cocoanut trees, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Start of native canoe race, Fiji

Start of native canoe race, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Necklet

Necklet

Edmund Milne collection
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Fiji
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Native warrior, Fiji

Native warrior, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Group of Islander people (possibly Fijians) with three Europeans outside a hut

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cymatiidae Cymatium Aquatile (scarce)

Cymatiidae Cymatium Aquatile (scarce)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Wooden fighting club with Sennit 'mag magi' patterning, presented to Victor Carell by the Government of Fiji

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Clubs
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Kabara Island, Lau Eastern group, Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Cypraeidae Cyraea Tigris

Cypraeidae Cyraea Tigris

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Conidae Conus Ebraeus

Conidae Conus Ebraeus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Fiji Football Association 60th Anniversary medallion

Fiji Football Association 60th Anniversary medallion

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Medallions
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John N. Warren MBE OAM
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1938
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Strombidae Lambis Scorpius

Strombidae Lambis Scorpius

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Terebridae Terebra Chlorata

Terebridae Terebra Chlorata

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Matson Line Oceanic Line match book

Matson Line Oceanic Line match book

Terence Lane collection
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Matchboxes
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California, United States of America
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Matson Navigation Company
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1926
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"Leopold Steger, Scrapbook kept on World Tour 1939"

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Scrapbooks
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Fiji
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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Group of mountaineer's children, Fiji

Group of mountaineer's children, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Picturesque natives of Fiji

Picturesque natives of Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina from Turtle Island

Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina from Turtle Island

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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By palm fringed shores, Fiji

By palm fringed shores, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Talpa (uncommon)

Cypraeidae Cypraea Talpa (uncommon)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina

Haliotidae Haliotis Ovina

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Carved wooden kava bowl 'tanoa' presented to Victor and Beth Carell by the people of Levuka, Fiji

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Presentation bowls
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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Native House Building, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Tongan tapa cloth in a repeated black and brown block design of squares and crosses

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Tapa cloths
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Tonga
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Langa Fonua Women's Cooperative
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1972
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Ceremonial club (dance paddle?)

Edmund Milne collection
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Fiji
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Neck ornament

Neck ornament

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Personal adornments
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Malakula Island, Malampa Province, Vanuatu, Oceania
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Necklet

Necklet

Edmund Milne collection
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Fiji
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Smooth undecorated wooden club with a bulbous conical head

Smooth undecorated wooden club with a bulbous conical head

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Clubs
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1971
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Plaited strands of fibrous material

Plaited strands of fibrous material

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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String
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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Fijian tapa cloth in a large diamond-shaped black and brown quadrant design

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Tapa cloths
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Whale tooth ornament 'tabua', which is used with the kava bowl, presented to Victor and Beth Carell by the people of Levuka, Fiji

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Ornaments
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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Fijian tapa cloth in a rectangular black and brown design with paired squares along the centre section

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Fiji
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1972
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Bilou bowl made from coconut shell

Bilou bowl made from coconut shell

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Bowls
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Fiji
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Manoa Rasigatale
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Axe blade

Axe blade

Edmund Milne collection
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Length of plaited magimagi string

Length of plaited magimagi string

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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String
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Fijian woven pandanus mat

Fijian woven pandanus mat

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Floor mats
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Plaited strands of fibrous material

Plaited strands of fibrous material

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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String
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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Club

Club

Edmund Milne collection
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Bilou bowl and stand made from coconut shell, used for drinking yaqona

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Manoa Rasigatale
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Rectagular wall hanging depicting three pots, designed by Lady Lala Mara, which was given to Victor and Beth Carell by Ratu Manoa Rasigatale

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Rewa Province, Fiji
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Lady Lala Mara
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Stand for a bilou bowl made from coconut shell

Stand for a bilou bowl made from coconut shell

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Vessel stands
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Manoa Rasigatale
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Native military band, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Carved wooden headrest

Carved wooden headrest

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Pillows
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1971
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Fijian tapa cloth in a complex rectangular black and brown concentric design

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Tapa cloths
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Fijian woven pandanus mat

Fijian woven pandanus mat

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Floor mats
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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