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Wooden fighting club with Sennit 'mag magi' patterning, presented to Victor Carell by the Government of Fiji

Wooden fighting club with Sennit 'mag magi' patterning, pres...

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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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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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

Fijian tapa cloth in a complex rectangular black and brown c...

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

Fijian woven pandanus mat

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1972
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Bilou bowl and stand made from coconut shell, used for drinking yaqona

Bilou bowl and stand made from coconut shell, used for drink...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Fiji
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Manoa Rasigatale
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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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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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Tapa cloths
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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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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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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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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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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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1984
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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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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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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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Length of plaited magimagi string

Length of plaited magimagi string

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Fiji
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Mr Victor Carell
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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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Manoa Rasigatale
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Carved wooden headrest

Carved wooden headrest

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Mr Victor Carell
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1971
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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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Fiji
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Manoa Rasigatale
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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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Langa Fonua Women's Cooperative
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1972
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