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Two wooden bowls

Two wooden bowls

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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Deep wooden container, concave and elongated with rounded ends

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mandarg
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1987
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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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Wooden container with adze marks

Wooden container with adze marks

Enid Bowden collection
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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Painting of an emu and snake with the sun

Painting of an emu and snake with the sun

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Colin Wightman
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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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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremony by Billy Yirawala

Bark painting of two figures relating to the Maraian ceremon...

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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Watercolour painting titled 'Trees at a Billabong', by Lance Tjyllyungoo, 1995

Watercolour painting titled 'Trees at a Billabong', by Lance...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lance Tjyllyungoo
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1995
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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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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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Kanginy
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Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1996
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String cross made from yarn and wood

String cross made from yarn and wood

Kalumburu Community collection
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Dance equipment
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Kalumburu, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Karadada
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1988
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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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Poster of girl waving beside computer in front of Aboriginal flag, by Jeffery Samuels, 'WE HAVE SURVIVED' series, 1988

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jeffery Samuels
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1988
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Engraved print titled 'Mount Laura, Camperdown', by James Charles Armytage, from book 'Australia' by Edwin Carton Booth, 1876

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engravings
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London, England
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James C. Armytage
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1876
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Coconut container

Coconut container

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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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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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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Photographic print of tent and campsite

Photographic print of tent and campsite

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Photographic prints
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Framed signed AFL St. Kilda Football Club jersey, presented to Gatjil Djerrkura from Nicky Winmar, 1998

Framed signed AFL St. Kilda Football Club jersey, presented ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Sports clothing
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Puma sports clothing
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1998
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Bamboo lime container or Pokemamari

Bamboo lime container or Pokemamari

Geoff Dennis collection
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Guadalcanal, Guadalcanal Province, Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Photographic print of red cliffs, blue sky and one cloud, Broome, Western Australia, by Peter McKenzie, 1990

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Photographic prints
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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Barama by Waturr Gumana,

Barama by Waturr Gumana,

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Waturr Gumana
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Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

Print titled 'Turtle', by Ron Ceissman

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Ceissman
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Print titled 'Corroboree', by Arone Raymond Meeks, 1987

Print titled 'Corroboree', by Arone Raymond Meeks, 1987

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Arone R. Meeks
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1987
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Print titled Bone Tail Sting Ray by Zane Saunders, 1990

Print titled Bone Tail Sting Ray by Zane Saunders, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Zane Saunders
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1990
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Enid Bowden collection
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Oval wooden dish/container

Oval wooden dish/container

Ron Bell collection
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1985
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Painting of kangaroo and dotted spiral

Painting of kangaroo and dotted spiral

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Paintings
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Bark container

Bark container

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden Container

Wooden Container

Stan Mitchell collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Kungkarangkalpa (Seven Sisters) at Warnarn Rockhole

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Kalgoorlie, Western Australia, Australia
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Christine West
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1992
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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dreaming

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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1997
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Painting of kangaroo with green background and splattered white paint, by Wendy Berick, 1992

Painting of kangaroo with green background and splattered wh...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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