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Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Incised shield with white pigment decoration

Stan Mitchell collection
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1963
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Shield

Shield

H Robinson collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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1975
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Parrying shield by Sean Fagan, 2015

Parrying shield by Sean Fagan, 2015

Sean Fagan collection
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Mr Sean Fagan
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Shield

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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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1993
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Shield

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J Davidson collection no. 1
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1984
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Diamond-shaped wooden parrying shield decorated with blue pigment

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19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Shields
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Upper Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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1840
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Shield

Shield

Jesse Hammond collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Shield

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Shield, Castlereagh River area, New South Wales, 1906

Shield, Castlereagh River area, New South Wales, 1906

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Castlereagh River, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Shield - made by Claude, George and Malcolm Wilson - Mitchell River, QLD

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Ursula McConnel collection
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Mitchell River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Claude Wilson
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1927
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Douglas Seaton collection
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Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Douglas Seaton
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Rainforest shield, Atherton Tableland, QLD

Rainforest shield, Atherton Tableland, QLD

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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1974
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Shield

Florence Gaby collection
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Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Willie Dawson collection
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Whyalla, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Willie Dawson
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2014
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Shield with zig zag groove pattern

Shield with zig zag groove pattern

Bruce Wright collection
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Pilbara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Bruce Wright
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Shield

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Shield - Mornington Island, QLD

Shield - Mornington Island, QLD

RM Dixon collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Pokerwork shield with four trees motifs and animals on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Shield

Shield

University of Sydney collection
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Gogo, Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Shield

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Papuan Official collection
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Era River, Gorau-Obe, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1927
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Katherine Stow collection
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Wooden shield with incised design from Hermannsburg, 1951

Wooden shield with incised design from Hermannsburg, 1951

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Odette O'Neill collection
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Mr Victor L. Stiskin
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1938
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Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield [Lyurulyuru Dreaming], painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1972

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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1972
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Parrying shield, Murrumbidgee River area, New South Wales, 1895

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Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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1895
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Shield

Shield

Florence Gaby collection
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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Shield painted with red and white pigment, by Paul Kropinyeri, 1991

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Tandanya collection no. 2
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Paul Kropinyeri
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1991
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Shield

Shield

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Rainforest shield - QLD

Rainforest shield - QLD

Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 2
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North-Eastern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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1984
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Shield

Shield

Jesse Hammond collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Parrying shield, Yallock, New South Wales, 1909

Parrying shield, Yallock, New South Wales, 1909

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Yallock, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Incised wooden broad shield

Incised wooden broad shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

Bruce Wright collection
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Shield

Shield

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Shields
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Man Dreaming (dingari), painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra, 1972

Man Dreaming (dingari), painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra, 197...

Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Sandy Blight Junction, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1972
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Wanparda shield from the Pilbara region WA

Wanparda shield from the Pilbara region WA

Wanparda Shield collection
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Pilbara, Western Australia, Australia
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Shield

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Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Shield, Warburton Range, Western Australia, 1976

Shield, Warburton Range, Western Australia, 1976

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Warburton Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1976
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Parrying shield, Darling River area, New South Wales

Parrying shield, Darling River area, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Shield

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Gabriella Roy collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Andy Tjilari
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1975
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Shield

Shield

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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1985
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Shield with carved diamond pattern painted in Reckitt's Blue

Shield with carved diamond pattern painted in Reckitt's Blue

Angus Munns collection
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Parrying shield made by Jack Shepherd, Byrock, New South Wales, 1908

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Edmund Milne collection
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1908
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Shield

Shield

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1954
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Shield

Shield

Horne-Bowie collection
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield '[Old Man Dreaming]', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1972

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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1972
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Shield, Gippsland, Victoria, 1900

Shield, Gippsland, Victoria, 1900

Edmund Milne collection
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Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1900
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Shield carved on anterior with central tree motif, animals and crest, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Shields
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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