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Postcard which reads in part

Postcard which reads in part "Heart's Desire"

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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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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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1937
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1937
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

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

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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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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1981
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1916
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Wedding anniversary card

Wedding anniversary card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Bride and groom

Bride and groom

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Kitchen tea acceptance card and envelope

Kitchen tea acceptance card and envelope

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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1977
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Wedding anniversary card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding inivataion

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Margot Child collection
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1977
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Australia
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1973
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Piti

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Maruku Arts collection no. 3
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Topsy Tjulyata
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2003
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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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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Wooden container

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Stan Mitchell collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1953
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Bark container

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Popalntao
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1965
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Congratulations card

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Margot Child collection
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Congratulations card

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Margot Child collection
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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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Ngalpuntja
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Pigmented, wooden concave and elongated container

Pigmented, wooden concave and elongated container

Ian Dunlop collection no. 2
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Ian Dunlop
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1964
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Wooden container

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Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Sympathy card

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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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Australia
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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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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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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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

Margot Child collection
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Bakelite cylindrical container

Bakelite cylindrical container

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1977
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bride and groom with attendants

Bride and groom with attendants

Margot Child collection
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Photographs
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Mrs Margot Child
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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1977
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Burl used to hold ochre

Burl used to hold ochre

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1961
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Wedding invitation

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Margot Child collection
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Wedding acceptance

Wedding acceptance

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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Nola
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A postcard which reads in part 'Cupid's Dart'

A postcard which reads in part 'Cupid's Dart'

Margot Child collection
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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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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1937
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Elongated wooden concave container with rounded ends

Elongated wooden concave container with rounded ends

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1922
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Envelope

Envelope

Margot Child collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Wooden oval container

Wooden oval container

Oujaimi and Safatli collection
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Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1992
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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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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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1976
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Peace and Rest this Christmas, 1889

Peace and Rest this Christmas, 1889

Margot Child collection
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Christmas cards
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Mrs Margot Child
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1889
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Postcard with text which reads in part

Postcard with text which reads in part "A few lines"

Margot Child collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1920
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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