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Five Aboriginal men preparing for a ceremonial dance, each holds a large boomerang except one who holds a spear and one man holds two, each man has his body painted in a unique pattern, each wears a highly decorative unique headdress and each is striking a different pose, Gulf of Carpentaria, Queensland, ca.1915 [picture] / Frank Hurley

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