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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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Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Quadrimaculata shells (uncommon)

Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Quadrimaculata shells (uncommon)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Stone hatchet head, bifacially flaked, edge ground, pigmented and hafted

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Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Hatchets
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1964
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Shield, North Western Australia, late 1920s

Shield, North Western Australia, late 1920s

University of Sydney collection
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Shields
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Pearl shell pubic cover

Pearl shell pubic cover

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Personal adornments
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Professor Adolphus P. Elkin
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1927
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Adze

Adze

Patricia Heath collection
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Adzes
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Pearl shell pubic cover attached to hair string belt

Pearl shell pubic cover attached to hair string belt

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Personal adornments
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Personal adornments
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1950
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Tonnidae Tonna Allium

Tonnidae Tonna Allium

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Adze

Adze

Patricia Heath collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Volutidae Amoria Macandrewi

Volutidae Amoria Macandrewi

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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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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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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Not provided
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1985
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Shield

Shield

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Shields
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1964
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Head ornaments
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1993
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Weapon - Spearhead

Weapon - Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearheads
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1993
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Glass plate negative - Rock engraving of human form, Port Hedland, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Pearl shell pubic cover

Pearl shell pubic cover

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Personal adornments
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Dhari headdress made by John Ketchell at Broome WA

Dhari headdress made by John Ketchell at Broome WA

John Ketchell collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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John Ketchell
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2001
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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