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Child's drawing - 'A shepherd watching some sheep' by unknown artist, Yalata School, Yalata SA

Child's drawing - 'A shepherd watching some sheep' by unknow...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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Yalata School
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Macrame wall hanging, Keerna Kuyang (Eel traps), by Debra Couzens, Gippsland VIC

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Carved wooden container with incised designs and ochre

Carved wooden container with incised designs and ochre

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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China
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Crater

Crater

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Sherril Sheehan collection
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Sherril Sheehan
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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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Walter Pukutiwara
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You have to be kind to be cruel...

You have to be kind to be cruel...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Bali Offerings

Bali Offerings

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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BaliCards
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1999
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Semi-hemispherical hollow wooden container from Orara River area, New South Wales, 1898

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Edmund Milne collection
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Orara River, New South Wales, Australia
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1898
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Terracotta bowl with glazed sgaffito decoration by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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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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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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Carved wooden bilby

Carved wooden bilby

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Maringka Burton
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1994
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Painted wooden container

Painted wooden container

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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'My holiday at Darwin' by Tenniel Bally

'My holiday at Darwin' by Tenniel Bally

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Tenneil Bally
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2002
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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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Nola
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Kangaroo-shaped container made from wicker, wood, glass and bamboo

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Terence Lane collection
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1976
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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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Walter Pukutiwara
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'Roosters II' by Garrett Hobson

'Roosters II' by Garrett Hobson

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Garrett Hobson
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2002
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Canoe shaped wooden container

Canoe shaped wooden container

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1960
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The Restoration

The Restoration

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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2002
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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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Walter Pukutiwara
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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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Lioncut print by Haylene Macumboy titled 'Monkey Island', Lockhart River QLD

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Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Haylene Macumboy
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2002
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'My scorpion in a glass bottle' by Solomon Accoom, 2002

'My scorpion in a glass bottle' by Solomon Accoom, 2002

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Solomon Accoom
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2002
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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John B. Tipiloura
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1976
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Father's Love

Father's Love

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Sculptures
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Len Maynard
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2002
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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1977
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'Ngurti' (wooden container) by Kuji Rosie Goodjie and Jukuja Nora Tjookootja, 2007

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Canning Stock Route collection
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Kuji R. Goodjie
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2007
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Blue abstract monoprint, signed and dated

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Lockhart River State School collection
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Margo Butcher
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2002
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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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Carved wooden bilby

Carved wooden bilby

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Maringka Burton
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1994
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Container - wood

Container - wood

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Elliptical concave wooden container

Elliptical concave wooden container

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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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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Palm leaf container

Palm leaf container

Charles Hart collection
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Cylindrical bark container

Cylindrical bark container

Enid Bowden collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1987
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Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Terracotta bowl with dark blue slip by Renita Stanley

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Renita Stanley
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2005
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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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Nola
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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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Bark container

Bark container

Charles Hart collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1928
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1960
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Umbakulu, South Australia, Australia
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Mowitja
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'Share some icecream' by Grerita Pascoe

'Share some icecream' by Grerita Pascoe

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Grerita Pascoe
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'Ngurti' (wooden container) by George Tuckerbox, 2007

'Ngurti' (wooden container) by George Tuckerbox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Jilji Bore, Western Australia, Australia
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George Tuckerbox
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2007
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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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Bark container

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Ursula McConnel collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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1927
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Poor Jugula

Poor Jugula

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Karraparr Koonamook (markings on rug)

Karraparr Koonamook (markings on rug)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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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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Wooden container