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Bark painting 'Rainbow snake in the stone country of Gumadir' by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1968

Bark painting 'Rainbow snake in the stone country of Gumadir...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1968
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Rainbow snake.

Rainbow snake.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Emu.

Emu.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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Bark painting 'The mimi man Normogormo on his way from Majong to Guriba' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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Maraiin

Maraiin

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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Bark painting 'A mam or namandi spirit in Margolidjban' by Dick Nguleingulei Murrumurru, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Emu & Snake, painted on a tea chest lid by Johnny Bamagal.

Emu & Snake, painted on a tea chest lid by Johnny Bamagal.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Bamagal
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1968
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Bark painting 'Nimbuwa rock' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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Rainbow  Snake.

Rainbow Snake.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Panmkal
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1968
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Painting depicts a large crocodile surrounded by 3 fish of different species.

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacky Miritman
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1968
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Goanna.

Goanna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Baldu
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1968
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Plain Turkey.

Plain Turkey.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Thomson
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1968
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Snakes.

Snakes.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Copper
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1968
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Bark painting depicting a large fish.

Bark painting depicting a large fish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edward Wandiwandi
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1968
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Dadube and echidna

Dadube and echidna

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Jimmi Naguridjilmi
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1968
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Catfish and long nose.

Catfish and long nose.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Copper
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1968
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Painting depicts two fish, spears and short grub-like figures

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Babalindi
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1968
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Rainbow snake

Rainbow snake

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spider
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1968
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Flying fox and water dreaming.

Flying fox and water dreaming.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Copper
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1968
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Turtle.

Turtle.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacky Daiwanga
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1968
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Painting depicts a man carrying a woomera, spear and dilly bag, hunting a male kangaroo

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Kangaroo.

Kangaroo.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Copper
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1968
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Pigmented, ovoid pebble upper grinding stone

Pigmented, ovoid pebble upper grinding stone

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Upper grinding stones
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1968
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Painting depicts a porcupine

Painting depicts a porcupine

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spider Ngabunun
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1968
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Arrowfish.

Arrowfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Irrwala
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1968
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Turtle.

Turtle.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Pamkal
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1968
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Painting depicts a snake encircling an oblong ceremonial object with 2 prongs

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jolly Ganiindja
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1968
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Brolga.

Brolga.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Irrwala
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1968
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Barramundi.

Barramundi.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Milipi
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1968
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Lower grinding stone

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Lower grinding stones
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1968
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Club

Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Clubs
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Djungunwanga
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1968
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Dreaming

Dreaming

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Willie Martin
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1968
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Painting depicts 13 figures at corroboree, dilly bags and hunters

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dawulinyera
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1968
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Mimi  [Male].

Mimi [Male].

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lofti
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1968
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Freshwater.

Freshwater.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lofti
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1968
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Wood carvings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Roy Manggurinjin
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1968
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Diverbird and string.

Diverbird and string.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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Cooked goanna.

Cooked goanna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edward
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1968
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Dreaming.

Dreaming.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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John Godawa
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1968
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Fish and turtle.

Fish and turtle.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmi Djambalulu
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1968
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Crocodile.

Crocodile.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Henry
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1968
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Jir Maraiin.

Jir Maraiin.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Dreaming of crocodile.

Dreaming of crocodile.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmi Djambalulu
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1968
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Maraiin.

Maraiin.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harry Malalinga
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1968
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Goanna.

Goanna.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Copper
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1968
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Mimi Lorrkon Ceremony.

Mimi Lorrkon Ceremony.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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Barramundi.

Barramundi.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Edward
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1968
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Snake and eagle hawk.

Snake and eagle hawk.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Spider
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1968
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Devil devil

Devil devil

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandarg
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1968
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Brown  Snake.

Brown Snake.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Djungunwanga
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1968
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Long Tom.

Long Tom.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Irrwala
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1968
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Painting depicts a pole and two fish arranged vertically beneath a limbless figure

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Mundrugmundrug
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1968
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Nailfish.

Nailfish.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Djungunwanga
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1968
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Painting depicts 12 human figures in alternate colours of crosshatching

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Milbururu
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1968
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Painting depicts footprints, a Mimi-like figure and 2 human-like figures

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ginginyirala
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1968
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Possum.

Possum.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Milipi
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1968
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Mimi.

Mimi.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Irrwala
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1968
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Paperbark.

Paperbark.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacky Gaijwulan
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1968
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Wuragag.

Wuragag.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Mr Sam Manggudja
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1968
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