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Woven wool rug from Ernabella

Woven wool rug from Ernabella

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Rabbit skin rug

Rabbit skin rug

Thelma Jean Smith collection
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Coolamon, New South Wales, Australia
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Thelma Smith
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1940
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1973

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1973
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Fringed Knee Rug

Fringed Knee Rug

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1974
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1974 to 1976

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1974
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Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Ernabella woollen rug with Walka design

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Rabbit skin rug

Rabbit skin rug

Judy Hirst collection no. 1
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Mrs Helena Rodwell
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1938
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Multi-coloured hand crocheted rug used by Pintupi dialysis patients at Purple House

Multi-coloured hand crocheted rug used by Pintupi dialysis p...

Western Desert Nganampa Walytja Palyantjaku Tjutaku Aboriginal Corp...
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Woven Wool Rug

Woven Wool Rug

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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1954
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Carpet by Beechrow (later Indofurn) based on

Carpet by Beechrow (later Indofurn) based on "Freshwater Fis...

Vivien Johnson collection
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Possum skin rug

Possum skin rug

Jack Thurston Snelson collection
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Rug with decorative pattern

Rug with decorative pattern

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Carpet based on design by Tim Payunka Tjapangati,

Carpet based on design by Tim Payunka Tjapangati, "Kangaroo ...

Vivien Johnson collection
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Woollen rug from Ernabella

Woollen rug from Ernabella

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous ...
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1966 to 1967

Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dati...

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1966
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Possum skin rug

Noel Flanagan collection
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Tocumwal, New South Wales, Australia
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Carpet based on adaptation of design by Tim Payunka Tjapangati,

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Vivien Johnson collection
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1969

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1969
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1961 to 1965

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1961
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1983 to 1985

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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1983
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Fox skin rug

John Doughty collection
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1968 to 1969

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1968
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Fox skin rug

Fox skin rug

Ron and Ella Christopher collection
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Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ron B. Christopher
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1950
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1977 to 1978

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1977
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Platypus fur rug

Platypus fur rug

Patricia McCracken collection
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Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dating from 1981 to 1982

Home-made rug comprising of numerous felt prize ribbons dati...

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Handmade rug made from prize ribbons

Handmade rug made from prize ribbons

Mary Willsallen collection
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Jugiong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Anthony M. Willsallen
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Dingo skin rug

Dingo skin rug

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 1
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Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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James Pridham
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1870
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