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'Application for Certificate of Naturalization' poster

'Application for Certificate of Naturalization' poster

Carmen Castelo Collection
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Exhibition posters
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Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital...
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Ms Carmen Castelo
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2000
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Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Kelp container by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bamboo water container

Bamboo water container

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1916
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Wooden concave container

Wooden concave container

Ian Dunlop collection no. 2
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Ian Dunlop
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1964
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Bull kelp, river reed and tea tree container made by Kylie Dickson

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Tayenebe collection
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Ms Kylie Dickson
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'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

'Minyipuru' by Jakayu Biljabu, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Punmu, Western Australia, Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2008
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Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Yakapiri (bark sandals)

Canning Stock Route collection
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyangkarni P. K-Lyons
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2008
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Ceramic glazed stoneware vessel

Ceramic glazed stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Thancoupie
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Pigmented, shallow wooden, elongated concave container

Pigmented, shallow wooden, elongated concave container

Yalata Lutheran Mission collection
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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1970
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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1941
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INTERFET - Tempo Ne'e Ba oan Timor Lorasae Sira

INTERFET - Tempo Ne'e Ba oan Timor Lorasae Sira

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Interfet stubbie holder

Interfet stubbie holder

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Canoe shaped wooden container

Canoe shaped wooden container

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1960
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ikula
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'Culture I' poster

'Culture I' poster

Carmen Castelo Collection
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Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital...
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Ms Carmen Castelo
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2000
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Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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2000
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'At Work I' poster

'At Work I' poster

Carmen Castelo Collection
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Australian National University, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital...
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Ms Carmen Castelo
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2000
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Nail and screw tidy

Nail and screw tidy

John Handfield collection
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Bamboo lime container or Pokemamari

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Geoff Dennis collection
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Guadalcanal, Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Palm leaf container

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Dr La Mont West collection
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Concepta Kantilla
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Wooden concave container

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Ian Dunlop collection no. 2
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Ian Dunlop
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1964
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Container

Container

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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INTERFET - Barang-Barang Terlarang

INTERFET - Barang-Barang Terlarang

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Interfet dan Timor Timur

Interfet dan Timor Timur

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Nova Peris' Sydney Olympics tracksuit top

Nova Peris' Sydney Olympics tracksuit top

Nova Peris collection
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Sports clothing
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United States of America
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Nova Peris
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2000
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International Force East Timor

International Force East Timor

Australian Army History Unit collection
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T-shirts
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Milmilngkan, lorrkon (painted hollow log) by John Mawurndjul, 2008

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John Mawurndjul collection
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Mawurndjul
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2008
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Bark container

Bark container

Ursula McConnel collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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1927
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Deep concave wooden container

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Patricia Heath collection
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Ceramic brown glazed stoneware vessel

Ceramic brown glazed stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Painting of face painted red, by Dennis Nona, 2000

Painting of face painted red, by Dennis Nona, 2000

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Dennis Nona
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2000
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'Olympic Door of the year 2000', after the larger work by Nag Arnoldi

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Office of the Governor-General collection
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Maquettes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nag Arnoldi
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2000
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'A Toast to New Millenium, to the Federation and to the successful taking of land', Gordon Syron, 2000

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Gordon and Elaine Syron collection
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Oil paintings
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Gordon Syron
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2000
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Wooden container

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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Coconut container

Coconut container

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Interfet Helicopters

Interfet Helicopters

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Deep concave wooden container

Deep concave wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Bamboo lime container or Pokemamari

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Geoff Dennis collection
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Guadalcanal, Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Wooden container from Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, 1891

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Edmund Milne collection
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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1891
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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dreaming

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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1997
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Pigmented cylindrical bark container

Pigmented cylindrical bark container

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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1927
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Wooden boat shaped container

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Katherine Stow collection
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1957
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Wooden container with pokerwork design

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Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Bark container

Bark container

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Don't shoot at Interfet helicopters or personnel

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Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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'Lake Disappointment' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

'Lake Disappointment' by Yanjimi Peter Rowlands, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanjimi P. Rowlands
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2008
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Western Australia, Australia
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Pigmented, cylindrical bark container