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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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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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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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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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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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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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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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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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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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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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Boomerangs
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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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Motor cars
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France
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Citroen
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1923
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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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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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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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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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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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'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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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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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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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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Wooden container by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Wooden container by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Containers
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2008
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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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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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Boomerangs
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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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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Volutidae Amoria Praetexta

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1964
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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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Hunter Dreaming

Hunter Dreaming

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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Cissy Turner
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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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Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's hat

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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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Volutidae Amoria Grayi

Volutidae Amoria Grayi

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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1965
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1900
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Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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Pearl shells in wire panel

Pearl shells in wire panel

Daniel Aitken collection no. 1
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Shells
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Daniel Aitken
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2001
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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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Not provided
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1934
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, represents a WW1 soldier's hat

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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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Hand Print and Flags, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Hand Print and Flags, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Kevin Buckeridge
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Three Fasciolariidae Peristernia Incarnata shells (uncommon)

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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Boad nut incised with abstract pattern

Boad nut incised with abstract pattern

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Nut carvings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

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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Four Turbinidae Astraea Rotularia 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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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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Pearl shells in wire panel

Pearl shells in wire panel

Daniel Aitken collection no. 1
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Shells
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Daniel Aitken
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2001
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Two Muricidae Chicoreus Cornucervi 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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Boomerang

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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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Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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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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Thaidinae Thais Intermedia

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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Aborigines captured for station work. Women for sex.

Aborigines captured for station work. Women for sex.

Paddy Djagween collection
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Bark paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Paddy Djagween
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1955
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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