The Resource Notes on Australian Aboriginal stone weapons and implements

Notes on Australian Aboriginal stone weapons and implements

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Notes on Australian Aboriginal stone weapons and implements
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Notes on Australian Aboriginal stone weapons and implements
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(1) Knife used by the Mulligan River Aborigines in the Mika operation; Describes operation, De Grey River, Murchison (W.A.), Gulf area (Qld.), Kimberleys, description of knife from Sandringham Station; Additional remarks on Mika-knives; Complete set of knives in Aust. Museum - full description; (3) An abnormal form of tomahawk from Port Stephens, possibly used for skinning; (4) A well-finished tomahawk of ordinary form from Brisbane Water; (5) Chips used in wood carving by the Marathon tribe, Central Queensland; Used in ornamenting weapons - Telebra tribe, method of use; (6) An apparently undescribed form of stone axe, similar to Mika knife and stone head of spear; (7) Stone axe heads from the Lennard River, Kings Sound; (8) A talismanic stone, or teyl, from Cooktown; (9) Pigment ochres from the Lennard River; Samples taken from dilly bags of Aborigines; (10) Knive Five types described, two from Nts. Qld.; (11) Spearheads from Kimberley; Twelve described with tables of measurements with forms and mineralogical composition; (12) Spearheads from Settlement Creek and Nicholson River; (13) Talismanic stones or teyl from Northern Qld., Mount Mitchell (E. New England), description and uses; (14) Gouge from N.Qld.; (15) Spike or awl. Kiberleys, use not known; (16) Tomahawks and axes; Three types described W.A., N.S.W. (New England, Mudgee, Gosford), Normanton, Qld.; Tomahawks from Lake Carjellico, Cape Hawke; Recorded distribution of tomahawks
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Etheridge, R.
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Notes on Australian Aboriginal stone weapons and implements
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M0042014
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0049476
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Notes on Australian Aboriginal stone weapons and implements
Publication
Control code
M0042014
System control number
0049476

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