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Melaleuca bark container

Melaleuca bark container

Helen Reeve collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1972
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Plate No. 16 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 16 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Wooden bowl with burnt engraved designs

Wooden bowl with burnt engraved 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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Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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John S. Prout
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1873
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Observatoire de l'Astrolabe au Port du Roi Georges vu de la presqu'ile Possession, Nelle Hollande

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Paris, France
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Louis A. de Sainson
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1833
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Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

Portraits of the Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Child's drawing - Things that my mother used to eat by Tammy Master age 9yrs, Ceduna Area School SA

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Tammy Master
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Bark container

Bark container

Charles Hart collection
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Professor Charles (Steve) W. Hart
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Gae Mastrosavas
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Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.6

Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.6

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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Thomas Watling
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1804
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Solar plate print, Puru/Tree, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Solar plate print, Puru/Tree, by Tjunkaya Tapaya

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1997
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Print of warriors with shields, by Dennis Nona, 1991

Print of warriors with shields, by Dennis Nona, 1991

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Dennis Nona
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1991
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Print of leaf design, by Glenis Brown, 1996

Print of leaf design, by Glenis Brown, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Glenys Brown
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1996
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Yellow, orange, pink and red abstract monoprint, signed and dated

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Lockhart River State School collection
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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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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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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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Ngalpuntja
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Gae Mastrosavas
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Container made from bull kelp, river reed and tee tree string, by Tanya Langdon

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Tayenebe collection
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Ms Tanya Langdon
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Embossed print, Walka Wiru Mulapa, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Embossed print, Walka Wiru Mulapa, by Tjulyata Kulyuru

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 3
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1997
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Wooden container with lid in the shape of an apple

Wooden container with lid in the shape of an apple

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Painting of emu between six leaves

Painting of emu between six leaves

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Colour lithographic print of the bat Scotophilus Picatus by John Gould

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Weekend Gallery collection
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John Gould
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Smoking out the Opossum

Smoking out the Opossum

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Aiguade de L'Astrolabe au port du Roi Georges (Nlle. Hollande) -

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The Christensen Fund collection no. 2
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Western Australia, Australia
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Louis A. de Sainson
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1833
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Wooden bowl with burnt engraved designs

Wooden bowl with burnt engraved 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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Typical portraits of the aborigines

Typical portraits of the aborigines

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Metal container, Ernabella SA

Metal container, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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1954
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Print - Accidents will happen to the best Appointed Coaches

Print - Accidents will happen to the best Appointed Coaches

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Print of circle design, by Leanne Varcoe, 1996

Print of circle design, by Leanne Varcoe, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Leanne Varco
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1996
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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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Print titled 'Hammerhead Hunter', by Ken Thaiday Senior

Print titled 'Hammerhead Hunter', by Ken Thaiday Senior

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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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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Print - An Affair of Moment

Print - An Affair of Moment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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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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Kungkarrangkalpa

Kungkarrangkalpa

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka E. Woods
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Print titled 'Skin II', by Judy Watson, 1990

Print titled 'Skin II', by Judy Watson, 1990

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Judy Watson
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1990
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Bakelite cylindrical container

Bakelite cylindrical container

Fiona Reynolds collection
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Jallerri and Featherfoot

Jallerri and Featherfoot

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Tommy Bung Bung
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1994
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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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Burning A Corpse

Burning A Corpse

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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Thomas Watling
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1804
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Quadrupede nomme KANGUROO, trouve fur la Cote de la Nle Hollande

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Eighteenth Century Stubbsian Kangaroo Engravings collection
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Australia
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1774
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Warriors of New S. Wales

Warriors of New S. Wales

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Kungkarrangkalpa

Kungkarrangkalpa

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka E. Woods
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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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Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 2 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family 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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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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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.4

Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.4

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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Thomas Watling
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1804
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The Aboriginal inhabitants

The Aboriginal inhabitants

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Kelp water carrier

Kelp water carrier

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Yvonne Kopper collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Yvonne Kopper
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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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Collage titled 'The City. (John Martins ABC-TV)'

Collage titled 'The City. (John Martins ABC-TV)'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Kieron Keeler
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Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.8

Yoo-long Erah-ba-diang.8

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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