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Motor Fishing Vessel Hong Hai, which transported 38 Vietnamese refugees to Australia in 1978

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Tran Thi Nga collection
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Fishing boats
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An-Hoa, Kien Gaing, Vietnam
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Captain Van S. Truong
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1969
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1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

1963 Lightburn Zeta motor car

Lightburn collection
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Motor cars
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Camden, South Australia, Australia
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Lightburn & Co Ltd
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1963
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White tennis dress worn by Evonne Goolagong at Wimbledon in 1971

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Evonne Goolagong Cawley collection no. 1
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Tennis dresses
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London, England
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Teddy Tinling
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1970
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Sample of rock collected on the moon during the Apollo XVII Mission, 1972

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Department of Science and the Environment collection
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Geological specimens
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President Richard M. Nixon
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1972
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Morris Model FE Pye outside broadcast van used by ABC-TV Channel 2 ABN

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) collection no. 1
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Vans
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England
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British Motor Corporation - Morris
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1955
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Tooth necklace

Tooth necklace

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Necklaces
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Guyun, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nancy Djukararra
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1973
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Spearthrowers
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michael Ngulabija
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1973
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 26/11/1973 collection
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Wood carvings
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Djennalingera, Northern Territory, Australia
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Roy Rewa
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1973
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Dronepipe

Dronepipe

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Didjeridus
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Alan Mungulu
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1970
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Ceremonial string cross

Ceremonial string cross

Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Derby, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 26/11/1973 collection
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Spearheads
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Australia
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Brian Nyinawanga
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1973
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Pandanus Palm mat

Pandanus Palm mat

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Mats
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Jolpurr
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1973
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Iron tricycle c.1900

Bothwell Museum collection
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Tricycles
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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1900
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Melaleuca bark basket

Melaleuca bark basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Baskets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Munjalama
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1973
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Alan Mungulu
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1963
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Aboriginal Art Gallery 07/09/1973 collection
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Wood carvings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Yellow bicycle used by Dot Butler

Yellow bicycle used by Dot Butler

Alex Colley collection
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Bicycles
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Mrs Dorothy 'Dot' Butler
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1960
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Conical toy basket

Conical toy basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Toys
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Blyth River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rhoda Baryambula
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1973
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Bags
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Gawtaiba
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1973
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Ampol hand-operated kerosene pump used by Cecil Firth at his family grocery store in Coonamble, New South Wales

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Ron Bell collection
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Pumps
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Coonamble, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Cecil Firth
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1924
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Club

Club

Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
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Clubs
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South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Shield

Shield

The Australian Scene collection no. 1
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Not provided
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1973
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Link Trainer flight simulator, RAAF No. A13-34, used to train pilots at 10 EFTS, Temora, 1941-1945

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Department of Transport collection
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Flight simulators
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United States of America
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Link Aviation Devices Inc
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1941
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Spear

Spear

J Davidson collection no. 2
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Rectangle of open weave cane strips and two ply string fibre forming a sieve

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Sieves
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Nealarra (Rocky Point), Northern Territory, Australia
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Barbara Nabambara
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1973
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Shallow, wooden container

Shallow, wooden container

Brian Hayden collection
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Containers
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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Stingray (NGO-AIA).

Stingray (NGO-AIA).

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 26/11/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Momega, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gubaru Gunwinggu
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1973
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 2
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Not provided
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1973
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Cylindrical hollow wood pipe with protruding bowl

Cylindrical hollow wood pipe with protruding bowl

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 26/11/1973 collection
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Smoking pipes
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Djinmalinjera, Northern Territory, Australia
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Roy Rewa
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1973
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Shield

Shield

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Shields
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not known
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1963
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Elliptical concave wooden container

Elliptical concave wooden container

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Containers
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Bifacially flaked, stone pebble hatchet

Bifacially flaked, stone pebble hatchet

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Hatchets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Myarka
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1973
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Eleven stone flake spearheads

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Spearheads
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Joe Mongoloda
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1973
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr J Wunderly collection
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1973
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Handheld fishing net

Handheld fishing net

Allan Coogan collection
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Fishing nets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1970
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Spearheads
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jumbo Wungi
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1973
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ACME 'Invincible' clothes wringer

ACME 'Invincible' clothes wringer

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes wringers
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Glasgow, Scotland
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ACME Manufacturing Co
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1900
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 26/11/1973 collection
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Spearthrowers
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Blyth River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Mundrugmundrug
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1973
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Conical toy basket

Conical toy basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Toys
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Blyth River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rhoda Baryambula
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1973
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Basket made from palm tree leaf

Basket made from palm tree leaf

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Baskets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Michael Ngulabija
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1973
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Conical toy basket

Conical toy basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Toys
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Blyth River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rhoda Baryambula
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1973
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Bark basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Baskets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Munjalama
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1973
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Conical basket

Conical basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Baskets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Garangai
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1973
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Bags
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Kopanga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Anajilwa
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1973
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