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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Carved wooden pole sculpture of the two Mamaparra sisters, meal of parrot fish, and the cloud associated with Yingapungapu

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Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirrin Gumana
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1999
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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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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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Knitting needle container

Knitting needle container

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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1941
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Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait

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Saibai Island Council collection
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Canoes
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Fly River, Papua New Guinea
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Saibai Island Council
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2000
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'Early Pioneers' poster

'Early Pioneers' 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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Souvenir booklet from August 2000 Regimental Colours, 36th Battalion St. Georges English Rifles, associated with the service of Lieutenant Vincent Burns

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Vincent Burns collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Lieutenant Vincent A. Burns
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2000
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Pigmented, cylindrical bark container

Pigmented, cylindrical bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Rachel Quillart collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Rachel Quillart
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Ian Dunlop collection no. 3
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Milisi Saling Berkelahi

Milisi Saling Berkelahi

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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Bark container

Bark container

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Bunjuck
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1982
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Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby 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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Bark container

Bark container

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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'Spanish - Australian Today. The Official Spanish Presence' poster

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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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1959 Wolseley 1500 saloon

1959 Wolseley 1500 saloon

Robert W Crompton collection
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Motor cars
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Professor Robert W. Crompton AM
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1959
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Collograph print titled Windy Harbour by Tessie Nelson, 2000

Collograph print titled Windy Harbour by Tessie Nelson, 2000

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tessie Nelson
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2000
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The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle shell) by Gullawun Daniel Lee, 1999

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Gullawun Daniel Roque Lee collection
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Cox Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gullawun D. Lee
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1994
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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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Nola
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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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Oblong wooden dish with a red-brown colour

Oblong wooden dish with a red-brown colour

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Unknown
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Campfire, 2000

Campfire, 2000

Tony Albert collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Tony Albert
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2000
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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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Milisi di Timor barat

Milisi di Timor barat

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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'Catalans in Melbourne' poster

'Catalans in Melbourne' 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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Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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2000
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Chequered pattern armband 'zugu musur'

Chequered pattern armband 'zugu musur'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Armbands
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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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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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Deep oval concaved wooden container

Deep oval concaved wooden container

Professor H Davies collection
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1957
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'Sport' poster

'Sport' 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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Seed and shell necklace

Seed and shell necklace

Isobel Stephens collection
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Necklaces
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Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Isobel Stephens
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2000
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Janet Mathews collection no. 4
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Percy Mumbler
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1968
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Partly finished wooden container

Partly finished wooden container

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pigmented, cylindrical bark container

Pigmented, cylindrical bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Wooden container with pokerwork design

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Central Australian souvenirs collection
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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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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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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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Elongated concave wooden container with rounded ends and adze marks on the interior surface

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Bark container

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Ian Dunlop collection no. 3
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Black and brown bowl

Black and brown bowl

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Machete

Machete

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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'Memorias de la emigracion - Memories of Migration' poster

'Memorias de la emigracion - Memories of Migration' 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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Cylindrical metal container

Cylindrical metal container

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 by Nola, Ernabella SA

Bowl with pokerwork designs by Nola, Ernabella SA

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Facsimile of newspaper clipping titled 'Man of the Land', The Sydney Morning Herald, 15 April 2000

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Newspaper clippings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Debra Jopson
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2000
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UNTAET dan INTERFET

UNTAET dan INTERFET

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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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow 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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Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Jennifer Naputja Connelly and Mildred Nginana Lyons, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Jennifer N. Connelly
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2015
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Container made from bull kelp, river reed and echidna quills, by Verna Nichols

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Tayenebe collection
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Verna Nichols
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Untaet menyediakan bantuan di Timor Timur

Untaet menyediakan bantuan di 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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Glazed stoneware vesssel

Glazed stoneware vesssel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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