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Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her ...

Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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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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Black necklace

Black necklace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Colourful plastic necklace titled 'Australian Binge' by Peter Tully, 1977

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Terence Lane collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Tully
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1977
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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1974
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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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Shell necklace with green maireener shells by Lola Greeno

Shell necklace with green maireener shells by Lola Greeno

Lola Greeno collection no. 2
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Flinders Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Lola Greeno
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2016
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String necklace

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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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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Dulcie Greeno
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2000
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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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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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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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Dulcie Greeno
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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Beaded necklace with black and brown seeds

Beaded necklace with black and brown seeds

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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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Prince of Wales (Muralung) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Austr...
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1992
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Seed pod necklace

Seed pod necklace

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Unknown
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1994
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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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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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Fibre string necklace

Fibre string necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Bugle grass necklace

Bugle grass necklace

Ursula McConnel collection
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Fish bone necklace

Fish bone 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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Gum nut necklace

Gum nut necklace

Herbert Keys collection
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Not provided
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1987
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Necklace of shells on nylon line

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Reed necklace

Reed necklace

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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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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Beaded necklace with two different types of brown seeds

Beaded necklace with two different types of brown seeds

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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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Prince of Wales (Muralung) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Austr...
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Alice Loban
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1992
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Decorative necklace made from seeds echidna quills.

Decorative necklace made from seeds echidna quills.

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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Necklace worn by Gertrud Bodenwieser

Necklace worn by Gertrud Bodenwieser

Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 2
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The Bodenwieser Viennese Ballet
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Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Enid Bowden collection
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklace of seeds & pods strung on 2-ply fibre string

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklace with pigmented gum nuts

Necklace with pigmented gum nuts

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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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1920
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Beaded shell necklace

Beaded shell 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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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Enid Bowden collection
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Not provided
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1987
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Rosary beads commemorating the canonisation of Mary MacKillop

Rosary beads commemorating the canonisation of Mary MacKillo...

Sisters of St Joseph collection
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Rome, Italy
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Mary MacKillop
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2010
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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shell necklace and stand

Shell necklace and stand

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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Necklace of bamboo on nylon line

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Fibre string necklace

Fibre string necklace

JW Lindo collection
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