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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Wooden container by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Wooden container by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2008
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting two women, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Drawing depicting vegetation with running bird, by Butcher Joe Nangan, about 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Norman Savage collection
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1999
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Pencil and wash drawing of two emus near a body of water, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1923 5CV 'Type C' torpedo' Citroen motor car, driven around Australia by Nevill Westwood in 1925

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Ron Westwood collection
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1923
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Pencil and wash sketch depicting two women in a desert scene, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Four Turbinidae Astraea Stellaris shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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'Majarrka Kumunungku' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Majarrka Kumunungku' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Carvings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Caputserpentis

Cypraeidae Cypraea Caputserpentis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Three Fasciolariidae Peristernia Ustulata shells.

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Four Trochidae Trochus Architectonicus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Thaidinae Mancinella Tuberosa

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Carved female head by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Carved female head by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Carvings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Ngalyawuldirr by J Pike

Ngalyawuldirr by J Pike

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Jimmy Pike
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Audio recording in box of interveiw with Butcher Joe Nangan regarding his sketchbook

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Butcher Joe Nangan collection
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Reel-to-reel audio tapes
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1972
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Kalpurtu

Kalpurtu

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Pike
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1987
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Stick from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's sword

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Food from the Ocean by Glen Dixon

Food from the Ocean by Glen Dixon

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Glen Dixon
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Volutidae Amoria Jawrachi

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Pirla (Ghosts)

Pirla (Ghosts)

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Pike
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1985
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Serpent Dreaming, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Serpent Dreaming, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Kevin Buckeridge
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Barramundi by Justin Everette

Barramundi by Justin Everette

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Justin Everett
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Stick from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's sword

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Weapon - Boomerang

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Trochidae Angaria Delphina

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Dhari headdress made by John Ketchell at Broome WA

Dhari headdress made by John Ketchell at Broome WA

John Ketchell collection
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Headdresses
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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John Ketchell
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2001
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Muricidae Chicoreus Rubiginosus

Muricidae Chicoreus Rubiginosus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Reproduction photograph, Gantheaume Point star trail

Reproduction photograph, Gantheaume Point star trail

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photomontages
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Ernie Poltey
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