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Shell necklace with pink button and opalescent green maireener feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Betty Grace collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Scotland
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Shell necklace with opalescent green maireener and black cat's teeth feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Latvia
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1950
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea', made by Corrie Fullard, Tasmanian Aboriginal artist, 1997

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Corrie Fullard collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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1997
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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1974
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Cook Islands
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Mr Victor Carell
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1969
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Red beaded necklace

Red beaded necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Handpainted gumnut and ininti seed necklace made by Langaliki de Rose

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Langaliki de Rose
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Prince of Wales Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Alice Loban
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1992
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Shell on hair string

Edmund Milne collection
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Cut grass necklace

Cut grass necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Shell pendant necklace

Shell pendant necklace

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Thursday Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Gagee Maron
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1992
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Macropod incisor necklace

Macropod incisor necklace

Gabriella Roy collection
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Not provided
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1986
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Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

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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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea
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1915
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Prince of Wales Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Alice Loban
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1992
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Stick necklace

Stick necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Daisy Bordu
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1992
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Shell & seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bugle grass necklace

Bugle grass necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Snail shell necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Necklace made of brown beads

Necklace made of brown beads

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larissa Lee
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1992
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Brides shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands
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Shell and abrus seed necklace

Shell and abrus seed necklace

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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2001
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Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Prince of Wales Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Alice Loban
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1992
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Nautilus shell necklace

Nautilus shell necklace

Edmund Milne collection
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Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Shell and seed necklace

Shell and seed necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Fred Pilot
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1992
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Weemol, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Eva Manyita
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1992
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Multi-strand reed necklace

Multi-strand reed necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Fish bone necklace

Fish bone necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Necklace made of brown beads

Necklace made of brown beads

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batwing seed necklace

Batwing seed necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Macdonnell Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Shell necklace - part of the 'Father's Love' sculpture, made by Len Maynard

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Len Maynard collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Len Maynard
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rope necklace

Rope necklace

University of Sydney collection
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Victoria River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Seed and shell necklace

Seed and shell necklace

Isobel Stephens collection
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Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Isobel Stephens
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2000
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Necklace with brown seed beads

Necklace with brown seed beads

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklace of shells on nylon line

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Beaded necklace of red berries with black tips

Beaded necklace of red berries with black tips

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

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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Sea shell necklace

Sea shell necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bush food necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Necklace of shells on nylon line

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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