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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Latvia
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1950
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Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Betty Grace collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Necklace of opalescent maireener shells, 'Jewel of the Sea', made by Corrie Fullard, Tasmanian Aboriginal artist, 1997

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Corrie Fullard collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Corrie L. Fullard
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1997
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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1974
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Shell necklace with pink button and opalescent green maireener feature shells, by Dulcie Greeno

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Dulcie Greeno collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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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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Tasmania, Australia
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2000
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Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Shell necklace with green maireener shells by Lola Greeno

Shell necklace with green maireener shells by Lola Greeno

Lola Greeno collection no. 2
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Flinders Island, Tasmania, Australia
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2016
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String necklace

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Black necklace

Black necklace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Colourful plastic necklace titled 'Australian Binge' by Peter Tully, 1977

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Terence Lane collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Tully
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1977
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Decorative necklace made from seeds echidna quills.

Decorative necklace made from seeds echidna quills.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Grass segments on fibre string

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Bugle grass on cotton thread

Bugle grass on cotton thread

Dr William Warner collection
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Gum nut necklace

Gum nut necklace

Herbert Keys collection
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Not provided
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1987
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Necklace with brown seed beads

Necklace with brown seed beads

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Enid Bowden collection
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Not provided
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1987
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Beaded necklace strung with seeds

Beaded necklace strung with seeds

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Reed necklace

Reed necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Prince of Wales (Muralung) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Austr...
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Alice Loban
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1992
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Gagee Maron
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1992
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Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Handpainted gumnut and ininti seed necklace made by Langaliki de Rose

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Langaliki de Rose
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Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Seed and tooth necklace

Seed and tooth necklace

Noel and Susan Priest collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Noel Priest
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1976
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Cord necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cylindrical timber bead necklace, attributed to Lake Tyers

Cylindrical timber bead necklace, attributed to Lake Tyers

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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1930
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Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Gum nut necklace

Gum nut necklace

Herbert Keys collection
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Not provided
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1987
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Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Enid Bowden collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Necklace of shells on nylon line

Bama Aboriginal Arts and Crafts collection
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Yarrabah, Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Bama Aboriginal Arts and Crafts
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Bead necklace

Bead necklace

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Angoram, Sepik, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Victor Carell
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1977
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Edmund Milne collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Necklace worn by Gertrud Bodenwieser

Necklace worn by Gertrud Bodenwieser

Cuckson Bodenwieser collection no. 2
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The Bodenwieser Viennese Ballet
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Red beaded necklace

Red beaded necklace

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Rosary beads commemorating the canonisation of Mary MacKillop

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Sisters of St Joseph collection
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Rome, Italy
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Mary MacKillop
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2010
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Necklace with painted seeds

Necklace with painted seeds

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Bush nut necklace

Bush nut necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bonita Bennett
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1992
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Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Abrus seed, beeswax and hair necklace

Abrus seed, beeswax and hair necklace

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1985
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Multi-strand reed necklace

Multi-strand reed necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Bugle grass necklace

Bugle grass necklace

Ursula McConnel collection
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Shell necklace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Seed pod necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dentalium shell necklace

Dentalium shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

JW Lindo collection
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