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Armband of woven string with four conical shells in a decorative motif and a tuft of fine feathers bound to the centre edge

Armband of woven string with four conical shells in a decora...

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Armbands
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Armband of split cane with parakeet feathers bound on the outer rim with fibre and secured with adhesive

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Helen Reeve collection
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Armbands
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1972
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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A pair of expandable metal armbands used to hold up shirt sleeves and worn by Reverend John Grosse

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Reverend John Grosse collection
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Reverend John Grosse
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Pigmented two-ply fibre string, woven and wound into armband

Pigmented two-ply fibre string, woven and wound into armband

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Armbands
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Certificate

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EJ Tomaszewski collection
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Certificates
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London, England
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Mr Edward J. Tomaszewski
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1945
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Hand-turned wooden dish with incised pokerwork decoration, and red and green painted detail

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Polonez Song and Dance Ensemble collection
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Poland
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Polonez Song and Dance Ensemble
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Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1946
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Typed and blue stencilled document, titled 'Szef Polskiej Sekcji Wejskwej ACS-USFET...'

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Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1946
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Handwritten document in blue-green pencil

Handwritten document in blue-green pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Split cane armlet bound with string and covered with beeswax, pigment, feathers, and human hair

Split cane armlet bound with string and covered with beeswax...

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Pottery figure of Jesus

Pottery figure of Jesus

Lydia Chramzov collection no. 2
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Human figures
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Poland
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Stationery with Solidarity letterhead

Stationery with Solidarity letterhead

Henryk Sikora collection
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Business stationery
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Poland
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Pigmented split palm leaf armband

Pigmented split palm leaf armband

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Armbands
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Handwritten document in blue pencil

Handwritten document in blue pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Photograph presented to Mr Dolega-Checinski for his services as camp school instructor

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Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Ludwigsburg, Germany
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Armband of woven string with four conical shells in a decorative motif and a tuft of fine feathers bound to the centre edge

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Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Armbands
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Fibrous string wound onto a circular cane armband

Fibrous string wound onto a circular cane armband

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Armbands
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alec Tjimar
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1966
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Certificate issued by the crew of 'MV Fairsea' to Bernard Jarasius to commemorate crossing the Equator on 11 May 1950

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Dr Jarasius Bernard collection
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Indian Ocean, ,
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Sitmar Societa Italiana Transporti Marittimi
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1050
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Receipt titled 'Quittung', Wilhelm Haab

Receipt titled 'Quittung', Wilhelm Haab

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Receipts
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Poland
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Second page only of a document which has been typed and blue stencilled

Second page only of a document which has been typed and blue...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Plaited grass fibre armband or

Plaited grass fibre armband or "baku"

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Identity card issued to Major Jan Dolega-Checinski

Identity card issued to Major Jan Dolega-Checinski

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Identity cards
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Poland
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Stationery with Solidarity letterhead

Stationery with Solidarity letterhead

Henryk Sikora collection
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Business stationery
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Poland
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Typed, purple stencilled document

Typed, purple stencilled document

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1947
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Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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1946
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Badge - 'Solidarity, Nie Czekaj Pomoz!'

Badge - 'Solidarity, Nie Czekaj Pomoz!'

Dr Frank Kunz collection
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Political badges
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Poland
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Australian Solidarity with Poland Fund
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Dean Golja
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1948
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Typed document in German

Typed document in German

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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Typed document with blue pencil

Typed document with blue pencil

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1945
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Pigmented split cane ring-bound arm ornament with fibre string and beeswax

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Charles Hart collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Declaration in Polish and English from Dr Traakowski

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1945
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Palm leaf bound with a narrow length of palm leaf forming a circular armband

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Dr La Mont West collection
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Armbands
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Identity questionnaire

Identity questionnaire

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Administrative records
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Poland
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1947
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Armband made from woven fibre with a large bunch of dark feathers centrally attached with bloodwood resin and pandanus string

Armband made from woven fibre with a large bunch of dark fea...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Armbands
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Taoambusimi
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1965
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Armband

Armband

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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Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Typed document with heading 'Odipis'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1946
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Typed document with black ink handwriting in places

Typed document with black ink handwriting in places

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Documents
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Poland
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1947
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Aluminium billy can used by Polish migrant Bill Jegorow in Ravensburg Labour Camp, Germany, 1943-1945

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Bill Jegorow collection
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Billy cans
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Ravensburg, Tübingen, Germany
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Mr Wadim '. Jegorow
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1943
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Handwritten document titled Rostschutzfarbwerke Frischauer and Comp

Handwritten document titled Rostschutzfarbwerke Frischauer a...

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Typed document in German titled 'PRZEBIEG SHISBY WOJSKOWEJ'

Typed document in German titled 'PRZEBIEG SHISBY WOJSKOWEJ'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Document titled 'PROTOKOL'

Document titled 'PROTOKOL'

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Instructional documents
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Poland
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1947
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Identity card issued to Janina Dolega-Checinski

Identity card issued to Janina Dolega-Checinski

Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Poland
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Solidarity.  Nie Czekaj Pomoz!

Solidarity. Nie Czekaj Pomoz!

Henryk Sikora collection
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Political badges
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Poland
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Armband

Armband

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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