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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery

Embroidery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Nungalka Stanley, 2005

Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Nungalka Stanley, 200...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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2005
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Rosette-shaped cream coloured fabric tatting

Rosette-shaped cream coloured fabric tatting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cream satin piece with floral embroidery and padded applique

Cream satin piece with floral embroidery and padded applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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White voile-like rectangle decorated with white embroidered flowers and drawn threadwork

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Magdalena Bognar collection
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Mrs Magdalena Bognar
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Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2005

Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Adamson
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2005
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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Yogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1975
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Assorted pieces of fabric garment attachments

Assorted pieces of fabric garment attachments

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Tatting rosette in progress

Tatting rosette in progress

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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1934
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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lace and fabric flowers in box

Lace and fabric flowers in box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Green patterned silky fabric

EV Llewellyn collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Ruth Llewellyn
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Wall hanging depicting three emus

Wall hanging depicting three emus

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batik featuring swirls dots and wavy lines of orange outlined with red on a dark red background

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Cotton batik length by Makinti Minutjukurr, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Makinti Minutjukur
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1971
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Velvet wall hanging depicting a man's face

Velvet wall hanging depicting a man's face

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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Batik with turtle and fish

Batik with turtle and fish

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batik silk textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cotton batik sample, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjalara
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1971
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Yellow woollen fringe from a rug

Yellow woollen fringe from a rug

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Four pieces of pale orange fabric

Four pieces of pale orange fabric

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Cotton batik scarf by Ingrid Taylor, a child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ingrid Taylor
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1971
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Ernabella batik textile by Melissa Lewis, a schoolgirl, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Melissa Lewis
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1971
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Batik silk textile entitled 'Fire Dreaming', by Yilpi Michael

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Central Australian Batik collection
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Kunmanara Ken
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Tiwi screen printed wall hanging depicting fish and shells

Tiwi screen printed wall hanging depicting fish and shells

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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Cotton batik sample by Atipalku Intjalki, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Atipalku Intjalki
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1971
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Batik textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Length of black tulle netting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Silk batik by Dorothy Kamara

Silk batik by Dorothy Kamara

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Dorothy Kamara
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Cotton batik textile length by Tjunkaya Tapaya, mid 1980s, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1980
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Piece of multi coloured geometric patterned fabric

Piece of multi coloured geometric patterned fabric

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Batik Wall Hanging

Batik Wall Hanging

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batik silk textile entitled 'Bush Women's Dreaming', by Atipalku Intjalk

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Central Australian Batik collection
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Atipalku Intjalki
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Batik textile by Desmond Kenta, a child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Desmond
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1971
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Embroidered insertion strip

Embroidered insertion strip

Bridge Family collection no. 6
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Costume & Textile Society
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Two bird batik

Two bird batik

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Hand-painted textile by Angkuna, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kein
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Cotton batik fabric length by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik fabric length by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1971
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Cotton batik scarf by Tjulyata Kulyuru, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1971
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Fabric from Ernabella

Fabric from Ernabella

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Screen print featuring a black and gold snake design

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Cotton webbing, string and cotton tape with metal eyelets

Cotton webbing, string and cotton tape with metal eyelets

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Batik cotton textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Parachute silk

Parachute silk

Parsons collection
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Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Atipalku Intjalki

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Atipalku Intjalki
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1993
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Wool woven band

Wool woven band

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Batik silk textile entitled 'My Land of Dreams', by Yilpi Michael

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Central Australian Batik collection
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Yilpi Michael
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Woollen wall hanging

Woollen wall hanging

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batik textile by Valerie Dunn, a school student, Ernabella S...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Valerie
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1971
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Weaving

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Batik textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cotton batik scarf by Joelene Jack, a child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Joelene Jack
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1971
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Bundle of green and white hand woven tartan material

Bundle of green and white hand woven tartan material

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Cotton batik length by Makinti Minutjukurr, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Makinti Minutjukur
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1971
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Cream grosgrain ribbon

Cream grosgrain ribbon

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Batik textiles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Orange silk batik

Orange silk batik

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Cotton batik sample by Angkuna Kulyuru, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1971
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Batik cotton textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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