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Child's drawing of a buffalo by Ralkurru, Yirrkala NT

Child's drawing of a buffalo by Ralkurru, Yirrkala NT

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Ralkurru
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Glycine tabacina

Glycine tabacina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Lizard sculpture

Lizard sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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1982
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Painting of a landscape with white gums in the foreground.

Painting of a landscape with white gums in the foreground.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Benjamin Landara
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1976
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AIDS Workshop April 1992 Torres Strait

AIDS Workshop April 1992 Torres Strait

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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T-shirts
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mura Kosker Sorority Inc
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1992
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Watercolour painting titled 'Morning Mist', by Lance Tjyllyungoo

Watercolour painting titled 'Morning Mist', by Lance Tjyllyu...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lance Tjyllyungoo
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Child's drawing of birds (emu?) Wan'yun

Child's drawing of birds (emu?) Wan'yun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wanyun
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anna M. Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Peter
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Perpetua Jimarin
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'Death and Mortuary Rites' by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1967

'Death and Mortuary Rites' by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 196...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1967
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lennie Koowarta
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Child's drawing - 'The Frog Singing' by Adrian Driver age 14, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Adrian Driver
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Election leaflet for Al Grassby

Election leaflet for Al Grassby

Al Grassby collection
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Leaflets
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1968
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Painting of a landscape with hills in the backgroundand a large white gum in the foreground

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clem Abbott
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1975
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjalara
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1954
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Metal grooving tool

Metal grooving tool

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Thread gauge

Thread gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Child's drawing - 'Traditional life' by unknown artist, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirara College
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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Souvenir leaflet from the Australian Gas Light Company's 'Travel with Music' session from 2GB

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Leaflets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB, Sydney
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1935
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Child's drawing - 'Evonne Goolagong' by Regina Betts, Port Lincoln SA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Regina Betts
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirrinini
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Photograph of 'Hector Cat' escorting pedestrians on a road crossing

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Ian Yeaman collection
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Photographs
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Road Safety Council of the Australian Capital Territory Inc
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1971
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Child's drawing ? The whistle duck fanning the rainbow by Matina Parry, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Martina Parry
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clare Aghala
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Child's drawing - Sun Woman and Moon Man by Nanai Maree age 15, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanai Maree
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Conidae Conus Ebraeus

Conidae Conus Ebraeus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Fiji
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1983
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Theda Nayeri
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Coffee cup made for Dudley Fereday 'Sheriff of Van Diemen's Land', 1825

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Dudley Fereday collection
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Cups
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Staffordshire, England
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Chamberlain Worcester Factory
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1825
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jonathan Ross
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Syzygium suborbiculare

Syzygium suborbiculare

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Souvenir wall decoration

Souvenir wall decoration

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Wood carvings
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Jacob Mankin
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