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My dad works the grader and roller

My dad works the grader and roller

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacqueline Puautjimi
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Living out bush in holidays

Living out bush in holidays

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Pupangamirri
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Sunrise at Warrabri when I went there

Sunrise at Warrabri when I went there

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ali Curung, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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The barge is at our island

The barge is at our island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sharon Rose Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret R. Tipungwuti
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Turtle cooking at home

Turtle cooking at home

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francella Tungutulum
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Turtle and sea creatures

Turtle and sea creatures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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I am watching the barge

I am watching the barge

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cassian Tipiloura
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A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

A Tiwi story - the eagle and the hawk

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Viola Kerinaiua
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Parumparuma changed bird

Parumparuma changed bird

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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The sun is shining on the coconut trees and wallaby

The sun is shining on the coconut trees and wallaby

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carmelita Tipungwuti
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter U. Tipiloura
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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dominic L. Timaepatua
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Julienne Tipiloura
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The old people smoke the crab claw

The old people smoke the crab claw

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Wet Season Dry Season.

Wet Season Dry Season.

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Killian Kerinaiua
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Dancing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rosemary Pilakui
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aurelia Munkara
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The Barge

The Barge

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harold J. Munkara
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Dancing

Dancing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Malcolm Apuatjimi
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My mother and my Amawu hunt Yilinga...

My mother and my Amawu hunt Yilinga...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Fiona Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jules Kerinaiua
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Bush Tucker

Bush Tucker

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Karen Tipiloura
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Dancing

Dancing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Augusta Tipungwuti
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Hunting in the mangroves

Hunting in the mangroves

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepatua
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jock Pouatjimi
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Connell Tipilowra
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Dance

Dance

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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The men are playing snooker

The men are playing snooker

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Henry V. Dunn
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Animals

Animals

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sheila Portaminni
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I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

I went to bush and see a horse and I ride a horse

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lorinda Puruntatameri
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Xavier Boys School
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Going for a ride out bush

Going for a ride out bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Pupangamirri
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Flowers Growing

Flowers Growing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Zelia Tipiloura
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard H. Tungutalum
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Victor Punguatji
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bruno J. Pilakui
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This is my mother

This is my mother

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jackie Tipungwuti
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Things we eat

Things we eat

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Germaine Vigona
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John V. Orsto
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Animals

Animals

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Betty Puautjimi
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The barge is bringing a house

The barge is bringing a house

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Malcolm Apuatjimi
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Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi Ngui - Jukwartirringa Amintiya Alipwa Joramintiya Mipariyi' [Trees of Nguiu - Stringybark, Coconut, Ferntree, Fan Palm], St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

Child's drawing by Richard Casey titled 'Purijirringa Kapi N...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Dancing

Dancing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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My House

My House

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Janice Murray
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The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mario J. Munkara
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Pukumani Poles

Pukumani Poles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anacleta Timaepakua
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The boys are playing basketball

The boys are playing basketball

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Emmanuel Kerinaiua
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Playing Football

Playing Football

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barry Ullungurra
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The animal crab duck

The animal crab duck

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Beverley A. Munkara
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Francis Damien Mukwamkum
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Football

Football

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mervyn Tungurtalum
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Child's drawing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maree
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Sylvester V. Fernando
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The children are playing basketball

The children are playing basketball

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anne M. Munkara
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Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Richard C. Fernando
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Turtle

Turtle

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Child's drawing

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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jeremy Apuatimi
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