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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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Split cane armlet bound with string and covered with beeswax, red and white pigment, and with feather tassels attached with human hair string

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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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr La Mont West collection
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Boomerangs
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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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Armbands
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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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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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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Dance armband made from coconut leaf

Dance armband made from coconut leaf

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Armbands
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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National Museum of Australia
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1993
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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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'Turtles' by Chantelle Hobson

'Turtles' by Chantelle Hobson

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Chantelle Hobson
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2002
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Armband

Armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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'Untitled (fish)' by Margo Butcher

'Untitled (fish)' by Margo Butcher

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Margo Butcher
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2002
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Club

Club

Dr La Mont West collection
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Clubs
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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

Charles Hart collection
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Woven pandanus leaf headband

Woven pandanus leaf headband

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Headbands
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Evelyn Omeenyo
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2001
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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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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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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Split cane armlet bound with string and covered with beeswax, pigment, feathers, and human hair

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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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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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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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Black monoprint on white paper resembling tree trunks in the bush

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Lockhart River State School collection
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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2002
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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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Plastic ochred ring

Plastic ochred ring

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Armbands
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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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Cane armband

Cane armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Armband

Armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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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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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

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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Not provided
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'Dance learning' by Alistair Bowie

'Dance learning' by Alistair Bowie

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Alistair Bowie
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2002
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'Double Stone at the beach' by Kieran Johnson

'Double Stone at the beach' by Kieran Johnson

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Kieran Johnson
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2002
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'Untitled (fish)' by Margo Butcher

'Untitled (fish)' by Margo Butcher

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Margo Butcher
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2002
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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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Blue abstract monoprint, signed and dated

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Lockhart River State School collection
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Prints
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Margo Butcher
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2002
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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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'Roosters II' by Garrett Hobson

'Roosters II' by Garrett Hobson

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Garrett Hobson
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2002
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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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Dance armband made from coconut leaf

Dance armband made from coconut leaf

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Armbands
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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National Museum of Australia
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1993
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

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A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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'Emu Hill' by Chantelle Hobson

'Emu Hill' by Chantelle Hobson

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Chantelle Hobson
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2002
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Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Dr Herbert Basedow 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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1912
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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 Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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'My dugong' by Garrett Hobson

'My dugong' by Garrett Hobson

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Garrett Hobson
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2002
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'Chirit Island' by Orlando Sandy

'Chirit Island' by Orlando Sandy

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Orlando Sandy
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2002
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Armband

Armband

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Armbands
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Pigmented, two-ply fibre string, woven and wound into armband

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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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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 made from a strip of palm leaf with the ends sewn together

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Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Armbands
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Plastic ochred ring

Plastic ochred ring

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Armbands
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Cane armband

Cane armband

Papuan Official collection
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Armbands
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Armband made from woven fibre with a large bunch of dark feathers centrally attached with bloodwood resin and pandanus string

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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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'Patterns' by Tiffany Brown

'Patterns' by Tiffany Brown

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Tiffany Brown
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2002
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'My goldfish' by Solomon Accoom

'My goldfish' by Solomon Accoom

Lockhart River State School collection
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Linocuts
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Solomon Accoom
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2002
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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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Armbands
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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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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