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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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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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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala,...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Wool bale pack bag

Wool bale pack bag

Grazcos collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Grazcos Shearing
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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Round-bottom suede bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Amata, South Australia, Australia
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Yuminiya
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1974
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Large calico bag

Large calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Shoulder bag

Shoulder bag

Parsons collection
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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String bag

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Gnarmelaga
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1966
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Knotted two-ply string bag

Edmund Milne collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Twenty six plastic sample bags used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1970
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Woven bag made in the traditional way of Aboriginal people of the Ivanhoe District of New South Wales

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Eliza Kennedy collection
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Eliza Kennedy
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1992
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel Ester McPhee
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1916
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bag with long stitch design

Bag with long stitch design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Cotton bag

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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String bag

String bag

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Calico drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Striped rectangular string bag made from three bark fibres, coloured tan, white and dark orange

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Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gulidja Durilla
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1992
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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String bag

String bag

Allan Coogan collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gunal Madarrpa
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1970
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Hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Drawstring bag of Helen Bridge

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986

Australia Post Historical collection
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1986
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String bag

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Khaki canvas barracks bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sample bags

ET Fealy collection
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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String bag

String bag

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maggie Konadjilidjili
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1966
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Surveyor's canvas bag

Surveyor's canvas bag

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (SMEC) colle...
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Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation
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Hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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String bag made of two-ply fibre string knotted without join...

Edmund Milne collection
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Elongated bag formed from two-ply fibre string looped in open mesh

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Ursula McConnel collection
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Ursula H. McConnel
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Twined Pandanus palm collecting bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Djunginy
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String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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