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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Accessories bag

Accessories bag

Les Hiddins collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Les Hiddins
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Cloth drawstring bag

Cloth drawstring bag

Jean Galbraith collection
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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page collection
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Wool bale pack bag

Wool bale pack bag

Grazcos collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Grazcos Shearing
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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page collection
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala,...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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Khaki canvas haversack associated with Milo Dunphy

Khaki canvas haversack associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Woven bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cotton bag and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Pigmented long narrow mesh bag made from two-ply fibre string

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Dr William Warner collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Surveyor's canvas bag

Surveyor's canvas bag

Snowy Scheme - Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (SMEC) colle...
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Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation
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Crocheted woollen bag with contents

Crocheted woollen bag with contents

Tjanpi 'Wild Harvest Family' collection
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Cotton bag

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Woven string bag with coloured horizontal bands

Woven string bag with coloured horizontal bands

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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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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White paper sample bags used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Bark cloth bag containing gum

Bark cloth bag containing gum

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1915
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Felt bag

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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String bag

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Gnarmelaga
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1966
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Hessian bag

Hessian bag

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Khaki canvas barracks bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hessian bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Hessian bag used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Australia Post No.2 white canvas post bag, 1981

Australia Post Historical collection
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1981
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Bag with long stitch design

Bag with long stitch design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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String bag without a handle

String bag without a handle

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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Nineteen brown paper sample bags used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1956
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Hessian bag

Hessian bag

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh string bag

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Dr William Warner collection
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Woven bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Homemade dolls drawstring bag

Homemade dolls drawstring bag

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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String bag made from the spun fibre of the "put-put" tree

Claire Smith collection
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Drawstring bag of Helen Bridge

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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White canvas post bag, printed with 'Postmaster General Australia, inaugural flight, Boeing 707 Jet Service, Sydney-Honolulu, 29 July 1959, QANTAS Empire Airways'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Post
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1959
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String bag

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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Hessian bag

Hessian bag

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Twined Pandanus palm collecting bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Djunginy
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Drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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String bag

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