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Widow's mourning string body ornament - Aurukun

Widow's mourning string body ornament - Aurukun

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1987
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Widow's mourning string body ornament - made by  Annie Kalkeeyorta, Aurukun

Widow's mourning string body ornament - made by Annie Kalke...

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Annie Kalkeeyorta
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1987
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Pearl shell pubic cover on hair string belt

Pearl shell pubic cover on hair string belt

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Bidyadanga (La Grange), Western Australia, Australia
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1987
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Pubic tassel

Pubic tassel

Enid Bowden collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1987
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Pearl shell pubic cover attached to hair string belt

Pearl shell pubic cover attached to hair string belt

Enid Bowden collection
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Widow's mourning string body ornament - Aurukun

Widow's mourning string body ornament - Aurukun

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1987
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