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Comb

The Sa’a name for this comb is arapa reoreo or pearly comb. The comb’s body is decorated with pearl nautilus shell which is set into a black putty (saia). ...

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Club

So-Called Violin-Shaped Handclubs, Kotiate The kotiate can be viewed as a natural development from the wahaika. While the wahaika can fairly be credited, I think, as the weapon type in which...

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Necklace

The pendant of ivory, is suspended from a necklace of finely plaited strands of human hair with olona fibre ties. This neck ornament was worn by men and women...

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Model kayak

A miniature kayak, made as a toy or for sale or exchange outside the originating community. Probably late 19th/early 20th century. Transferred from Weston-super-Mare Museum in 1974....

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Woomera

Broad wooden spearthrower with one end extended to form a handle which is covered with a flattened piece of black gum. On one side is a small carved cross near...

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Club

Stone-headed discoidal club. These war clubs were used throughout southern Papua New Guinea until the early 20th Century. They are part of a complex trade network between the quarries of...

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Club

Stone-headed discoidal club. These war clubs were used throughout southern Papua New Guinea until the early 20th Century. They are part of a complex trade network between the quarries of...

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Ere ibeji

Carved in an Egba style, this twin figure wears a bead choker, a waistband of nutshells, beaded bracelets and anklets. To commemorate a dead twin, these figures are usually...

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