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|Description||An Australian aboriginal digging stick. It is pointed at both ends with one end thicker than the other. Collected by Sir John Franklin or his wife Jane, while he was governor of Van Diemens Land (Tasmania). Listed in an 1855 inventory of his possessions.|
|Credit||On loan to the National Maritime Museum, Greenwich, London, from the Hopton Hall Derbyshire Collection. Kindly lent by the Gell Muniment Trustees|
|Measurements||Overall: 730 x 50 mm|
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