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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Digging sticks
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Dubbo, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Digging sticks
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Menanga Durilla
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1992
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Snake designed digging stick, attributed to Coranderrk, Victoria

Snake designed digging stick, attributed to Coranderrk, Vict...

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Digging sticks
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Digging stick

Digging stick

JW Lindo collection
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Digging sticks
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J W. Lindo
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Digging sticks
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Amagula
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1992
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Digging sticks
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Upper Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Wooden digging stick made by Jack Shepherd

Wooden digging stick made by Jack Shepherd

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Central Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1913
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Scoop or digging stick

Scoop or digging stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Digging sticks
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Digging sticks
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Olive Pink collection
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Digging sticks
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Miss Olive Pink
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Digging sticks
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gulidja Durilla
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1992
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Digging sticks
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weibuma
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1966
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Wooden digging stick

Wooden digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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wana - grandmother's wooden digging stick

wana - grandmother's wooden digging stick

Tjanpi 'Wild Harvest Family' collection
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Digging sticks
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Digging sticks
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Menanga Durilla
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1992
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Digging stick used in dance perfomance by Ernabella community, 2004

Digging stick used in dance perfomance by Ernabella communit...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 6
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Digging sticks
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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2004
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Digging stick or club

Digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Digging sticks
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Menanga Durilla
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1992
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Digging stick used in dance perfomance by Ernabella community, 2004

Digging stick used in dance perfomance by Ernabella communit...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 6
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Digging sticks
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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2004
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Charles Hart collection
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Digging sticks
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Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Igor Zorich collection
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Digging sticks
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Digging sticks
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Carved wooden digging stick

Carved wooden digging stick

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Digging stick

Ian Crawford collection
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Digging sticks
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Wooden digging stick, Ernabella

Wooden digging stick, Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Digging sticks
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Digging stick, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Digging sticks
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Digging stick

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Digging sticks
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Vernon Graham
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Digging sticks
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Decorated digging stick or club

Decorated digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Darling River, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Benson
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1894
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Digging sticks
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weibuma
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1966
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Digging sticks
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Roy Barker
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1992
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Decorated digging stick or club

Decorated digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Digging stick

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Digging sticks
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Edmund Milne collection
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Digging sticks
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Central Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Scoop or digging stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Digging sticks
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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Decorated digging stick or club

Decorated digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Mervyn Meggitt collection
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Digging sticks
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Lajamanu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1953
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Digging stick

Digging stick

University of Sydney collection
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Digging sticks
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Not provided
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1957
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Digging sticks
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weibuma
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1966
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Digging stick

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Digging sticks
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Vernon Graham
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Ceremonial digging stick

Ceremonial digging stick

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Digging sticks
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Cowarie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Long cylindrical wooden digging stick

Long cylindrical wooden digging stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Digging sticks
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Digging stick

Digging stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Digging sticks
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Digging stick or club

Digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Tennant Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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