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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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Hazel Merlo collection
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Watercolour painting of landscape with two white gum trees, by Lance Tjyllyungoo, 1995

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lance Tjyllyungoo
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1995
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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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Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremony by Billy Yirawala

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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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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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Kanginy
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Palm leaf container

Palm leaf container

Charles Hart 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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Bark painting depicting Ganalbingu clan funerary rites by George Milpurrurru

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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Painting of emu between six leaves

Painting of emu between six leaves

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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1991
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Photographic print of boulders, red cliffs, and blue sky, Broome, Western Australia, by Peter McKenzie, 1990

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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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Canadian Mask

Canadian Mask

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

Painting of Four men hunting in the forest by Julie Haysomm

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Julie Haysom
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1993
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Print of a plant, by Betty Sandimar, 1996

Print of a plant, by Betty Sandimar, 1996

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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Betty Sandimar
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1996
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Kanyilpa (wooden container), painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1978

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1978
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Photographic print of shed with water tank

Photographic print of shed with water tank

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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Wooden container

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Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

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Acrylic paintings
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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Painting by Charlie Tjararu Tjungurrayi

Painting by Charlie Tjararu Tjungurrayi

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Charlie T. Tjungurrayi
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1971
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Namanjwarra (Estuarine Crocodile) by Curly Bardkadabbu

Namanjwarra (Estuarine Crocodile) by Curly Bardkadabbu

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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Curly Bardkadubbu
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Container made from a sheet of metal

Container made from a sheet of metal

University of Sydney collection
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1957
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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Proclamation of official recognition of Aboriginal flag, enacted by William George Hayden, 14 July 1995

Proclamation of official recognition of Aboriginal flag, ena...

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Government records
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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1995
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Painting of an echidna

Painting of an echidna

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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Colin Wightman
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Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Ceissman
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Unadorned emu egg

Unadorned emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Emu eggs
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Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Loving Rainforest Animals

Loving Rainforest Animals

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Brian Swindley
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Deep oval concaved wooden container

Deep oval concaved wooden container

Professor H Davies collection
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1957
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Print titled 'People in Sorrow', by Sally Morgan, 1988

Print titled 'People in Sorrow', by Sally Morgan, 1988

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sally Morgan
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1988
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Watercolour painting titled 'Morning Mist', by Lance Tjyllyungoo

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lance Tjyllyungoo
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Painting of landscape, by Bella Kelly

Painting of landscape, by Bella Kelly

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bella Kelly
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Painting of kangaroo with green background and splattered white paint, by Wendy Berick, 1992

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Wendy Berick
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1992
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Fish scoop

Fish scoop

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Watercolour painting of waterhole landscape, by S. Bunbaijun

Watercolour painting of waterhole landscape, by S. Bunbaijun

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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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S Bunbaijun
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Bark container

Bark container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1973
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Bark painting of birds, fish and snakes

Bark painting of birds, fish and snakes

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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Djorrupum
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Bakelite cylindrical container

Bakelite cylindrical container

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Bark container

Bark container

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Ceissman
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Elliptical concave wooden container

Elliptical concave wooden container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Bark painting depicting Njalyot the Rainbow Serpent by Peter Marralwanga, Marrkolidjban

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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Marralwanga
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1988
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow 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

Wooden Container

Stan Mitchell collection
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