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Bark painting

Bark painting

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Lipundja
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1966
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Bark painting 'Totems of the Manarrngu Mortuary Rites' by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Bark painting 'Flying Fox' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Bark painting 'Yirritja Narra flying fox dance' by George Milpurrurru, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Milpurrurru
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1966
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Sculpture - wood - dugong

Sculpture - wood - dugong

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Wood carvings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuwati
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1966
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gonun
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1965
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Bark painting depicting a dilly bag fish trap made by the Wawilak sisters by Dawidi Djuwarak, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dawidi
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1966
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Bark painting depicting designs from both Arnhem Land moieties by Djunmal, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djunmal
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1966
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Painting depicts totems of the Manarrngu mortuary rites

Painting depicts totems of the Manarrngu mortuary rites

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boyun
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1966
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Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1910
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Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

Painting depicts hollow logs, flying foxes and human figures

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinuwuy
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1966
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Wawilak Ceremony.

Wawilak Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Yams.

Yams.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Painting depicts a spirit figure with elongated penis.- related to the Wawalag story

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Aboriginal Art Gallery 07/09/1973 collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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1966
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Snake Manarrgu Mortuary Rites.

Snake Manarrgu Mortuary Rites.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Birrkulda.

Birrkulda.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Dhatanju
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1966
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Painting depicts tortoises, goannas, fish and other creatures

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djikillulu
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1966
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Painting depicts a serpent coiling from hump-shaped rock at base of painting

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Gupupuyngu mortuary rites.

Gupupuyngu mortuary rites.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djikillulu
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1966
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Painting depicts a stylise tree with creatures

Painting depicts a stylise tree with creatures

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Painting depicts two pairs of emus with their nests and eggs, surrounded by goannas and a snake.

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djunmal
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1966
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Painting depicts a goanna with a snake on either side

Painting depicts a goanna with a snake on either side

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Dhatanju
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1966
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Part of Wawilak Age Grading Ceremony.

Part of Wawilak Age Grading Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Ceremony.

Ceremony.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Painting depicts large snake coiled around a cone-shaped object

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Painting depicts a diving duck and snake,

Painting depicts a diving duck and snake,

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Painting depicts a scene depicting a number of plants & animal

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Painting depicts a whale

Painting depicts a whale

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lipundja (2)
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1966
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Painting depicts 2 humped shapes above 4 humans - related to the Wawalag story

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Aboriginal Art Gallery 07/09/1973 collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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1966
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Painting depicts tha Manarrngu mortuary rites

Painting depicts tha Manarrngu mortuary rites

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Dilly Bag Fish Trap.

Dilly Bag Fish Trap.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Painting depicts a canoe containing 3 humans, 1 is spearing a black turtle - related to the Wawalag story

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Aboriginal Art Gallery 07/09/1973 collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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1966
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Painting depicts the sacred waterhole, which is Djalambu's dwelling place

Painting depicts the sacred waterhole, which is Djalambu's d...

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Lipundja
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1966
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Carving of a water bird

Carving of a water bird

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Wood carvings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Lipundja
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1966
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Carving of a water bird

Carving of a water bird

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Wood carvings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Lipundja
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1966
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Painting depicts an abstract design with fishes and leaves

Painting depicts an abstract design with fishes and leaves

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bunawuy
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1966
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Paintings depicts four families of emus

Paintings depicts four families of emus

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bungawuy
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1966
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Painting depicts a yam plant

Painting depicts a yam plant

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Dhatanju
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1966
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Painting depicts a bulbous object with 3 prongs at bottom with a black lizard on either side - related to the Wawalag story

Painting depicts a bulbous object with 3 prongs at bottom wi...

Aboriginal Art Gallery 07/09/1973 collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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1966
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Turtle hunt.

Turtle hunt.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Goluwa Jarnanggu
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1966
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Painting depicts a large black duck in x-ray style

Painting depicts a large black duck in x-ray style

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boyun
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1966
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Painting depicts the body of Gurrumarringu painted with Manarrngu totemic design.

Painting depicts the body of Gurrumarringu painted with Mana...

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Painting depicts a didjeridu, humans and several animals

Painting depicts a didjeridu, humans and several animals

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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Painting depicts a humanoid figure and foliage

Painting depicts a humanoid figure and foliage

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1966
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Painting depicts a black lizard - related to the Wawalag story

Painting depicts a black lizard - related to the Wawalag sto...

Aboriginal Art Gallery 07/09/1973 collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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1966
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Dronepipe

Dronepipe

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Didjeridus
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djulwadak Dawidi
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1966
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