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Untitled child's drawing by Bryan Nemarluk showing an Aboriginal man about to axe a white man lying wounded on the ground

Untitled child's drawing by Bryan Nemarluk showing an Aborig...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bryan Nemarluk
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Frederick Body
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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James N. Blowhard
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Child's drawing - Playing Football by Barry Ullungurra, age 9yrs

Child's drawing - Playing Football by Barry Ullungurra, age ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Barry Ullungurra
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Gregory John
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Thick metal wire bow for stretching rabbit pelts

Thick metal wire bow for stretching rabbit pelts

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Leatherworking tools
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Rolfe Bridle
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1930
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gladys
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gavin Karkaktain
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Child's drawing - Purukapal drowned himself and carry his dead son into the sea by John Vincent Orsto age 10yrs

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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How all the animals helping each other, finding their way around

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Goolum-Goolum Aboriginal Co-operative collection
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Horsham, Victoria, Australia
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Ricci Marks
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1995
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Mayawara Minutjukur
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1954
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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Yogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1975
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Child's drawing - Pukumani Poles

Child's drawing - Pukumani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Anacleta Timaepakua
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Glass bowl

Glass bowl

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1950
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Bandjalang'

Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Bandjalang'

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Discussion Poster No.45 - You Saved this Child! UNAC fights the battles of the world's children - October 3, 1948

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George W Barber collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barnabas
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Joseph Jungarray Dickson
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Untitled child's drawing by Algon Ketchup, Year 8, Cooktown

Untitled child's drawing by Algon Ketchup, Year 8, Cooktown

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Algon Ketchup
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Child's drawing - When white man came to Yirrkala they were looking for bauxite by Jimmy Yalparr Wunungmurra

Child's drawing - When white man came to Yirrkala they were ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Jimmy Yalparr Wunungmurra
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1975
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gerald Porter
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Child's drawing - Family going hunting with boat by Dhukumul Marika

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhukumul Marika
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Dianne Sparrow
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Child's drawing - Dawn in Central Australia

Child's drawing - Dawn in Central Australia

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cris Rice
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles collection
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Motor cars
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Bean Car Company
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1925
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mangalay
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Cook
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Said Goolamadeen, retired camel driver, Marree, S.A. February, 1953

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Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Marree, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs High School
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mark Pultara
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Florence Bell
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Child's drawing of island and a red sky

Child's drawing of island and a red sky

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown Artist
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Namich
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Declan Apuatami
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Child's drawing - The Desert by Alan Dickson [possibly Alan Jungarai Dickson, Yuendumu NT]

Child's drawing - The Desert by Alan Dickson [possibly Alan ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alan Dickson
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Howard
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lewis
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Germaine Vigona
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Boko
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Monty Banjo
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Replica fat lamp in a tin, as made at Wallaga Lake Aboriginal Mission during the 1930s

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Eileen Morgan collection
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Lamps
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Eileen Morgan
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1993
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1954
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The Sword by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

The Sword by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Child's drawing - The animal crab duck by Beverley Anne Munkara age 12yrs, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing - The animal crab duck by Beverley Anne Munk...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Beverley A. Munkara
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1975
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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