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Bark painting depicting a shark, Groote Eylandt NT

Bark painting depicting a shark, Groote Eylandt NT

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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1954
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Painting depcits three canoes and seven human figures

Painting depcits three canoes and seven human figures

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1956
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Ceremony of circumcision

Ceremony of circumcision

John Calaby collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr John Calaby
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1955
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Nabilyn's dream story - # 3 of 3

Nabilyn's dream story - # 3 of 3

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1956
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Nabilyn's dream story.The wives (birds) decide to go fishing - walk to Edward River and are shown washing shells - # 2 of 3

Nabilyn's dream story.The wives (birds) decide to go fishing...

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1956
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 Nabilyn's dream story. Digbedagirda (native birds) are speared by their husbands - # 1 of 3

Nabilyn's dream story. Digbedagirda (native birds) are spea...

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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1956
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Painting depicts six human figures, islands and trees

Painting depicts six human figures, islands and trees

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depicts eight human figures and trees

Painting depicts eight human figures and trees

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1956
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