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Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1853 from Maiden's Punt (Echuca)

Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1853 from M...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Cloaks
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2002
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Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Parrangkeeyt - loin ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Personal adornments
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Morrom - woman's wrist ornament

Morrom - woman's wrist ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Personal adornments
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Meelaywook - woman's upper arm ornament

Meelaywook - woman's upper arm ornament

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Personal adornments
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Kooramook (possum rug)

Kooramook (possum rug)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Possum pelt with poker work and ochre designs

Possum pelt with poker work and ochre designs

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Keerna Kuyang (Eel traps)

Keerna Kuyang (Eel traps)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Decorative weavings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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1999
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Thanambool Yana (black woman's walk)

Thanambool Yana (black woman's walk)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Stretched possum skin with wooden pegs

Stretched possum skin with wooden pegs

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Animal skins
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Kooyoorn

Kooyoorn

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Debra Couzens
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2002
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Karraparr Koonamook (markings on rug)

Karraparr Koonamook (markings on rug)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Pastel drawing of an old possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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1999
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Nyarrayt (small possum skin rug)

Nyarrayt (small possum skin rug)

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Tooloyn Koortakay (Squaring skins for rugs )

Tooloyn Koortakay (Squaring skins for rugs )

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2001
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Burl used to hold ochre

Burl used to hold ochre

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Stone used for grinding ochre to apply to possum skins

Stone used for grinding ochre to apply to possum skins

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Grinding stones
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Possum skin cloak for my sisters II

Possum skin cloak for my sisters II

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Linocuts
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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2000
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Man and Possum skin cloak

Man and Possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2000
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Dungala possum skin cloak

Dungala possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2000
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Woven basket base made from matt rush in bound coil formation

Woven basket base made from matt rush in bound coil formatio...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Baskets
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Yorta Yorta Country

Yorta Yorta Country

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Etchings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Lee Darroch
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Woman and Possum skin cloak

Woman and Possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2000
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Crosscut basal section of 'Mountain Grey Gum' [Eucalyptus cypellocarpa] tree trunk

Crosscut basal section of 'Mountain Grey Gum' [Eucalyptus cy...

Monier Redlands Ltd collection
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Botanical specimens
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Errinundra-Bonang State Forest, Victoria, Australia
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Monier's Club Terrace Sawmill
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1787
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Assorted collection of shell pieces- tools used by artists for incising designs on possum skins

Assorted collection of shell pieces- tools used by artists f...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Echidna quills used for incising designs on possum skins

Echidna quills used for incising designs on possum skins

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Engraving tools
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Small oval oyster shell used by artists to scrape clean possum skins

Small oval oyster shell used by artists to scrape clean poss...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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Ground red ochre

Ground red ochre

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Ochre
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Small round abalone shell used by artists to scrape and incise possum skins

Small round abalone shell used by artists to scrape and inci...

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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2002
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