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Glass bottle with covering of woven wicker

Glass bottle with covering of woven wicker

Anne Girard collection
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Wine bottles
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Dresden, Germany
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A G F Glasind
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Dobroyd Point placemat

Dobroyd Point placemat

Anne Girard collection
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Tablemats
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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'Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2003

'Cannibal Story' by Billy Atkins, 2003

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jigalong, Western Australia, Australia
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Billy Atkins
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2003
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Semi-hemispherical hollow wooden container from Orara River area, New South Wales, 1898

Semi-hemispherical hollow wooden container from Orara River ...

Edmund Milne collection
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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1898
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Raisins canister

Raisins canister

Anne Girard collection
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Ceramic bowl

Ceramic bowl

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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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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Ngalpuntja
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Palm spathe food dish

Palm spathe food dish

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Ridley 'Helium' road bike ridden by Cadel Evans during the 2008 Tour de France

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Cadel Evans collection no. 2
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Bicycles
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Belgium
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Ridley Bikes
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2008
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Tin plate canister

Tin plate canister

Anne Girard collection
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Cartoon titled 'Clarke Inquiry', by Ward O'Neill, 2008

Cartoon titled 'Clarke Inquiry', by Ward O'Neill, 2008

Political Cartooning 2008 collection
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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2008
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Container

Container

Thompson Family collection
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Bull kelp and river reed container made by Verna Nichols

Bull kelp and river reed container made by Verna Nichols

Tayenebe collection
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Verna Nichols
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Wooden container, Arrernte people

Wooden container, Arrernte people

Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Umbakulu, South Australia, Australia
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Mowitja
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Wira

Wira

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2003
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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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Large tin plate food grater

Large tin plate food grater

Anne Girard collection
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Food graters
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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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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Bark container

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kunmunya Mission (aka Port George IV mission), West Kimberley, West...
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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Cartoon titled 'Wayne Swan cracks the whip', by John Tiedemann, 2008

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Political Cartooning 2008 collection
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Mr John Tiedemann
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Oval wooden bowl

Oval wooden bowl

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Unknown
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Wooden oval container

Wooden oval container

Oujaimi and Safatli collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1992
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Ogden Smiths Mermaid fishing fly

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lures
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London, England
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Miniature wooden container with pokerwork decoration

Miniature wooden container with pokerwork decoration

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Container

Container

Hazel Merlo collection
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'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

'Tiwa' by Lily Long, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Nullagine, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Long
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2008
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Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yikartu Bumba
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2008
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Elongated wooden concave container with rounded ends

Elongated wooden concave container with rounded ends

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Bristol glazed earthenware storage jar

Bristol glazed earthenware storage jar

Anne Girard collection
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Tjumpawa
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Cirlcular Quay placemat

Cirlcular Quay placemat

Anne Girard collection
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Tablemats
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Enamel coffeepot

Enamel coffeepot

Anne Girard collection
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Small wooden bowl made from River Red Gum

Small wooden bowl made from River Red Gum

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2003
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Tunga made by Kenny Brown, 2013

Tunga made by Kenny Brown, 2013

Kenny Brown collection
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Mr Kenny Brown
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2013
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Pigmented container

Pigmented container

Charles Hart collection
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Bristol glazed stoneware storage jar

Bristol glazed stoneware storage jar

Anne Girard collection
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Anne M. Girard
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Decorated bark container

Decorated bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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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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Plated ferrous metal hub cap bent and beaten into typical container

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Perfume bottle

Perfume bottle

Anne Girard collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne Glass Bottle Works
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1900
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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Roy Barker
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1992
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Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Fibre basket by Sarah Brooks, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Sarah Brooks
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2008
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Pigmented, deep, wooden concave container

Pigmented, deep, wooden concave container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Wooden bowl with burnt engraved designs

Wooden bowl with burnt engraved 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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