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The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle shell) by Gullawun Daniel Lee, 1999

The Final Hearing of the Kenbi Land Claim of 1995, (turtle s...

Gullawun Daniel Roque Lee collection
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Cox Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gullawun D. Lee
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1994
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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UNTAET dan INTERFET

UNTAET dan INTERFET

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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1999
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Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Cauldrons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Nunchakas

Nunchakas

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Weapons
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait

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Saibai Island Council collection
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Canoes
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Fly River, Papua New Guinea
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Saibai Island Council
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2000
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Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Carved wooden sculpture of a parrot fish 'Yambirrku'

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baluka Maymuru
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1999
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Three-pronged point for dugong-hunting whap or harpoon, made by Wilfred Aniba

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Wilfred Aniba collection
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Harpoons
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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2000
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If You Love Me Love Me Safely by Marrnyula Mununggurr

If You Love Me Love Me Safely by Marrnyula Mununggurr

Marrynyula Mununggurr collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marrnyula Mununggurr
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2000
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Brown and black glazed terracotta mug made by Peter Ward, 2004, using a design created in 2000 by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2000
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Green and brown cap, with an INTERFET badge on the front

Green and brown cap, with an INTERFET badge on the front

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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1999
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Ansett Australia and Sydney 2000 Olympic Games promotional baseball cap

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Anthony Polinelli and Catherine Bridges collection
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Caps
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China
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Australian Olympic Commitee
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2000
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Red cedar and raffia paddle 'kaba'

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Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Paddles
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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Interfet stubbie holder

Interfet stubbie holder

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Containers
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East Timor
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1999
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Killer Sponge

Killer Sponge

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Dark blue cap with light blue peak and UNTAET embroidered on front

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Australian Army History Unit collection
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2000
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Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Awelye by Gloria Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gloria Petyarre
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2000
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Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Return to Australia Location Guide Questionnaire

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Administrative records
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Shovels
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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Nomad brand 'walking' lawn sprinkler

Nomad brand 'walking' lawn sprinkler

David and Margaret Ride collection
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Sprinklers
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Western Australia, Australia
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Dr David Ride
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1959
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Campfire, 2000

Campfire, 2000

Tony Albert collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Tony Albert
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2000
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Colour photograph of Barry Christophers and Joe McGinness sitting on the bonnet of a red car

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Barry Christophers collection
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Photographs
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2000
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Shell necklace with opalescent green maireener and black cat's teeth feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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2000
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Long necked turtle woven sculpture

Long necked turtle woven sculpture

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Sculptures
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2000
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Chequered pattern armband 'zugu musur'

Chequered pattern armband 'zugu musur'

Saibai Island Dance Group collection
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Armbands
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Saibai Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Saibai Island Dance Group
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1996
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INTERFET - Protector, carer, neighbour, Australians in East ...

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Liu on a ema 100.000

Liu on a ema 100.000

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Leaflets
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Copy of The Sunday Times Magazine, 6 February 2000

Copy of The Sunday Times Magazine, 6 February 2000

Professor Earl Owen collection
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Magazines
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Professor Earl Owen AO
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2000
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Second panel of the embroidery titled 'The Crimson Thread of Kinship', created to commemorate the centenary of Australian federation 1901-2001

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ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Embroidered pictures
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Embroiderers' Guild ACT Inc
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2000
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White vinyl, tapered wrist cuff from Priscilla Queen of the Desert

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Colin Dent collection
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Cuffs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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2000
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Toy koala with I Love Australia vest

Toy koala with I Love Australia vest

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Toy koalas
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China
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United Souvenirs Pty Ltd
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2000
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Tjanpi munu liruku piti [Spinifex and snake holes] by Lexie Michael, 2000

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Screenprints
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Lexie Michael
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2000
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Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Commemorative coins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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2000
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Machete

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Machetes
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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INTERFET - Barang-Barang Terlarang

INTERFET - Barang-Barang Terlarang

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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1999
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Rubber band contained in a plastic specimen jar with a label

Rubber band contained in a plastic specimen jar with a label

Platypus collection - Australian Platypus Conservancy collection
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Stationery
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Werribee River, Victoria, Australia
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Australian Platypus Conservancy
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2000
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Linocut print titled 'Lagua Mabaigau Malu Aidel' by David Bosun and Dennis Nona

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David Bosun collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Mr David Bosun
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1996
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Carved wooden sculpture of sea-eagle ancestor 'Djirrt'

Carved wooden sculpture of sea-eagle ancestor 'Djirrt'

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djambawa Marawilli
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1999
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Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

John Moody collection
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Spears
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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Spearthrower decorated by Albert Namatjira

Spearthrower decorated by Albert Namatjira

Goodmans collection
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Spearthrowers
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Albert Namatjira
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1970
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2000
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Body Paint

Body Paint

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Colleen W. Nungarrayi
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2000
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Fourth panel of the embroidery titled 'The Crimson Thread of Kinship', created to commemorate the centenary of Australian federation 1901-2001

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ACT Embroiderer's Guild collection
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Embroidered pictures
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Embroiderers' Guild ACT Inc
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2000
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Painted hollow log coffin

Painted hollow log coffin

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Coffins
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baluka Maymuru
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1999
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Carved wooden pole sculpture of the two Mamaparra sisters, meal of parrot fish, and the cloud associated with Yingapungapu

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Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 2
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirrin Gumana
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1999
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Wooden scabbard for a machette

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Scabbards
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Canberra Olympic Games Football

Canberra Olympic Games Football

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Banners
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Laporkan kegiatan

Laporkan kegiatan

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Woman and Possum skin cloak

Woman and Possum skin cloak

Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Drawings
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2000
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Hermannsburg earthenware pot with separate lid by Clara Inkamala

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Helen Maxwell Gallery collection
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Pots
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clara Inkamala
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2000
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Timor Lorosae Foun

Timor Lorosae Foun

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Newsletters
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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Linocut print titled 'Dying Industry'

Linocut print titled 'Dying Industry'

David Bosun collection
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Linocuts
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Moa Island, Kubin, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr David Bosun
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2000
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Case for Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Presentation cases
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Case cover for Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Covers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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2000
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2000
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Lake Pieces [Four panel artwork]

Lake Pieces [Four panel artwork]

Jay Arthur collection
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Dr Jay Arthur
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2000
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Timor Lorosae Foun

Timor Lorosae Foun

Australian Army History Unit collection
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East Timor
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Australian Army
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1999
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INTERFET - Sudah Waktu Bagi Timor Timur

INTERFET - Sudah Waktu Bagi Timor Timur

Australian Army History Unit collection
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Political posters
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East Timor
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1999
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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2000
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