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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Mildred Lyons
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Nyapari Homeland, South Australia, Australia
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Tjumpawa
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Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Egg shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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J B Young Limited, Queanbeyan

J B Young Limited, Queanbeyan

J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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1956
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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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Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Egg scoop by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1990
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Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Conical shaped hollow lime gourd

Florence Gaby collection
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George Colman at the opening of J B Young Queanbeyan

George Colman at the opening of J B Young Queanbeyan

J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Herbert G. Colman
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1956
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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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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Receipt from J B Young Ltd dated 5 August 1926

Receipt from J B Young Ltd dated 5 August 1926

J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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1926
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Wira

Wira

Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2003
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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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Wooden container with pokerwork design

Wooden container with pokerwork design

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Bark container

Bark container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1973
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Miss Australia at the opening of J B Young Queanbeyan

Miss Australia at the opening of J B Young Queanbeyan

J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Fred Bareham
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1956
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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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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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'JIM McMAHON, CANBERRA' bookmaker's yellow wooden sign

'JIM McMAHON, CANBERRA' bookmaker's yellow wooden sign

Jim McMahon collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Pigmented, shallow wooden, elongated concave container

Pigmented, shallow wooden, elongated concave container

Yalata Lutheran Mission collection
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Yalata, South Australia, Australia
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1970
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Bamboo bottle

Bamboo bottle

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1919
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Bowl with pokerwork designs by Nola, Ernabella SA

Bowl with pokerwork designs by Nola, Ernabella SA

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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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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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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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Roy Barker
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1992
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E.P. Webb, Early Director and Manager of J.B. Young Queanbeyan

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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Plated ferrous metal hub cap bent and beaten into typical container

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceramic bowl

Ceramic bowl

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eddie Puruntatameri
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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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Miniature wooden container with pokerwork decoration

Miniature wooden container with pokerwork decoration

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Container made from bull kelp, river reed and echidna quills, by Verna Nichols

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Tayenebe collection
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Verna Nichols
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kunmunya Mission (aka Port George IV mission), West Kimberley, West...
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Bull kelp and river reed container, made by Leonie Dickson

Bull kelp and river reed container, made by Leonie Dickson

Tayenebe collection
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Ms Leonie Dickson
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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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Plastic tube

Plastic tube

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Tiwi Tunga - bark ceremonial container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Concepta Kantilla
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Painted wooden container

Painted wooden container

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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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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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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Container

Container

Hazel Merlo collection
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Young's store currency note.

Young's store currency note.

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Receipt for cement from J B Young Ltd dated 14 September 1926

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J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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1926
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J B YOUNG HOLDINGS LIMITED, 16th Annual Report, 1975

J B YOUNG HOLDINGS LIMITED, 16th Annual Report, 1975

J B Young Ltd collection
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Queanbeyan Age Print
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1975
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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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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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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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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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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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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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