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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of the Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dre

Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of the Kungkarangkai...

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Northern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Nyupaya Kaika
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1998
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Piti

Piti

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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1917
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1977
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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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2013
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

Note of thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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1978
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Peace and Rest this Christmas, 1889

Peace and Rest this Christmas, 1889

Margot Child collection
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1889
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Elliptical concave bark container

Elliptical concave bark container

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Wedding acceptance

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Margot Child collection
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1984
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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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Margot Child collection
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Margot Child collection
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Margot Child collection
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Oval-shaped iron container

Oval-shaped iron container

Scott Rainbow collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1972
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1937
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Boat-shaped wooden container, painted glossy tan colour

Boat-shaped wooden container, painted glossy tan colour

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Congratulations card

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Margot Child collection
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Margot Child collection
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Wooden concave container

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Ian Dunlop collection no. 2
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1964
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Wedding anniversary card

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Card of appreciation

Card of appreciation

Margot Child collection
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Bride

Bride

Margot Child collection
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1922 wedding photograph taken from The Australian Women's Weekly, December 1983

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Margot Child collection
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The Australian Women's Weekly
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1983
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Congratulations card

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Margot Child 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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Wooden container

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Wedding congratulations card

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Margot Child collection
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In memoriam card

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1890
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Envelope containing letter of thanks for sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1900
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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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Bull kelp, river reed and tea tree container made by Kylie Dickson

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Tayenebe collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1938
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Wooden container, Wangkangurru people

Wooden container, Wangkangurru people

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

Wooden container with adze marks

Enid Bowden collection
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Wedding acceptance

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Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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In memoriam card

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Margot Child collection
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Australia
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1937
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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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Wedding anniversary card

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Margot Child collection
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United Kingdom
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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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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Bowl with pokerwork designs

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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A bride and groom.

A bride and groom.

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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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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A bride and groom leaving a wooden church with 4 onlookers

A bride and groom leaving a wooden church with 4 onlookers

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1985
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Bride and groom.

Bride and groom.

Margot Child collection
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Magazine clippings
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In memoriam card

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Margot Child collection
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1916
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Pigmented cylindrical bark container

Pigmented cylindrical bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Port George IV, Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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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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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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