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Cylindrical, ceramic stoneware vessel

Cylindrical, ceramic stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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1991
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Penny-farthing bicycle belonging to Harry Clarke

Penny-farthing bicycle belonging to Harry Clarke

Harry Clarke collection
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Bicycles
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Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom
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Cogent Bicycle Works
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1884
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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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Ms Kylie Dickson
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Child's drawing - Tasmanian Tiger by S Clarke age 8yrs

Child's drawing - Tasmanian Tiger by S Clarke age 8yrs

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tasmania, Australia
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S Clarke
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Laundry tongs

Laundry tongs

Bothwell Museum collection
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Laundry equipment
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Asymetrical boomerang

Asymetrical boomerang

Bruce Wright collection
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Kalumburu, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret Pinnock
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Pen drawing by Verna Nichols

Pen drawing by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Wire clothes peg

Wire clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Nymbeet fishing fly

Nymbeet fishing fly

Noel Jetson collection
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Fishing lures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Stewart Napier
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1950
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Terre de Diemen. Grou-agara

Terre de Diemen. Grou-agara

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Paris, France
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Nicholas Petit
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1803
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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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Handmade round wooden copper stick

Handmade round wooden copper stick

Bothwell Museum collection
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Copper sticks
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Handmade willow clothes peg

Handmade willow clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs One-Eye Brown
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1950
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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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Wire clothes peg

Wire clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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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

Wooden container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Western Australia, Australia
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Storage system composed of a group of five tobacco tins with lids attached to a length of wood

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E Burke and M Everitt collection
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Bark container from Bathurst Island

Bark container from Bathurst Island

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1911
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Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Bothwell Museum collection
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Deep, concave shaped wooden container

Deep, concave shaped wooden container

Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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1972
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Coiled basket titled 'Karadi' made from natural fibres, cloth and plastic strips, titled 'Recycled'

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Lennah Newson collection no. 2
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Lennah Newson
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2002
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Letter from Les Southwell to Ralph Hope-Johnstone, 17 June 1972

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Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Les Southwell
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1972
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Fowlers Vacola wax pourer

Fowlers Vacola wax pourer

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food processing equipment
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Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Fowlers Pty Ltd
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1920
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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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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Doily with a butterfly-like shape, mounted on dark blue silk to give it some bulk

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Doilies
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1941
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Wooden container from Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, 1891

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Edmund Milne collection
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Charlotte Waters, Northern Territory, Australia
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1891
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Unknown
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Small, purple, handpainted, oval cardboard trinket box by Verna Nichols

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Boxes
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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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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Bark container

Bark container

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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1931
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tasmania, Australia
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Sophie
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T-shirt with the slogan

T-shirt with the slogan "I Stand On My Land"

Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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1986
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Woodblock - used for 'Rakay #1' print, 2015

Woodblock - used for 'Rakay #1' print, 2015

Mulkun Wirrpanda woodblock collection
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Printing blocks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2015
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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UNTAET Peace Keeping Force

UNTAET Peace Keeping Force

Australian Army History Unit collection
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T-shirts
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Container - wood

Container - wood

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Document granting pardon to convict Mary Morgan of Van Diemen's Land

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I Dowdle collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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1848
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Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Charles Hart collection
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Factory made rubber clothes peg

Factory made rubber clothes peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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Bark container collected at Yallock station near Cobar, New South Wales

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Edmund Milne collection
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