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Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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Print titled 'People in Sorrow', by Sally Morgan, 1988

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

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sally Morgan
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1988
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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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Decorated container made from bark

Decorated container made from bark

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Oval concave wooden container with rounded ends, and pigmented surfaces over longitudinal fluting

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JW Lindo collection
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Cooper Creek, Queensland, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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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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Nola
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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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Wooden container with adze marks

Wooden container with adze marks

Enid Bowden collection
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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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Print titled 'The Nomad', by Kevin Gilbert, 1990

Print titled 'The Nomad', by Kevin Gilbert, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1990
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yira...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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Kelp water carrier by Verna Nichols

Kelp water carrier 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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Thompson Family collection
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Print of goanna, by Rita Bryant, 1996

Print of goanna, by Rita Bryant, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Rita Bryant
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1996
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The New Testament presented to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

The New Testament presented to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens)

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Bibles
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1953
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Hazel Merlo 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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Poster of mothers and babies in abstract design, by Sally Morgan, 'WE HAVE SURVIVED' series, 1988

Poster of mothers and babies in abstract design, by Sally Mo...

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sally Morgan
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1988
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Brinkworth Area School Magazine, 1945

Brinkworth Area School Magazine, 1945

Lois Grosse collection
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Brinkworth, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1945
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging stick or club

Digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Digging sticks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Print titled 'Ngalyawuldirr', by Jimmy Pike

Print titled 'Ngalyawuldirr', by Jimmy Pike

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Jimmy Pike
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Landscape painting depicting a large tree and red rocky outcrops, by Peter Taylor.

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Watercolour paintings
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Peter T. Taylor
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1982
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Document explaining print 'Kurlama Ceremony', by Bede Tungatalum

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bede Tungatalum
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Piti, or wooden bowl

Piti, or wooden bowl

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Bark container, Pukami basket - made by Ada Pilakui

Bark container, Pukami basket - made by Ada Pilakui

Inada Holdings 06/07/1984 collection
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ada Pilakui
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Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

Bark painting depicting a goanna with a forked tongue

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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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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Palm leaf container

Palm leaf container

Charles Hart collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Enid Bowden collection
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Watercolour painting titled 'The Boundary Fence'

Watercolour painting titled 'The Boundary Fence'

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Wooden container made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Wooden container made by Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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Erlikilyika (Jim Kite)
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1934
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Print titled 'Land Tortoise', by John Salee, 1992

Print titled 'Land Tortoise', by John Salee, 1992

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr John Salee
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1992
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Group photograph of Goolburri Regional Council, 2002

Group photograph of Goolburri Regional Council, 2002

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Photographic prints
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Roma, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Piti

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Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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Print titled 'Skin II', by Judy Watson, 1990

Print titled 'Skin II', by Judy Watson, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Judy Watson
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1990
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Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Charles Hart collection
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Print of bird, by Wendy Boogar, 1996

Print of bird, by Wendy Boogar, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Wendy Boogar
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1996
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Print titled 'Miputi', by Sarah Kerinaida, 1988

Print titled 'Miputi', by Sarah Kerinaida, 1988

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Sarah Karmaiua
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1988
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Print titled 'Catfsh', by William Chambers

Print titled 'Catfsh', by William Chambers

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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William Chambers
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Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Paddy G. Joolama
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1999
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Container for a wedding cake

Container for a wedding cake

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Clothes peg container, for attachment to the upright post of a Hill's-typre rotary clothes hoist

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Rosemary Huff-Johnston collection
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Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1959
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Deep concave wooden container

Deep concave wooden container

Patricia Heath collection
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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