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Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of white glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Sample block of north silky oak

Sample block of north silky oak

Tolga Woodworks collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Round, flattened slab of spinifex gum or resin mixed with short vegetable fibres

Round, flattened slab of spinifex gum or resin mixed with sh...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sample - Wood

Sample - Wood

Milikapiti Council collection
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An almost straight shaped piece of beefwood with bark still attached

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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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A roughly cut cross section of huon pine

A roughly cut cross section of huon pine

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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1983
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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Clay sample

Clay sample

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Sample of honey ants

Sample of honey ants

Stan Mitchell collection
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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Woodwork samples

Woodwork samples

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Sample of Moths

Sample of Moths

Stan Mitchell collection
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Two witchetty grubs

Two witchetty grubs

Stan Mitchell collection
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A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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A straight shaped piece of needle wood which has bark attached on one side

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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Sample - Huon pine fragment

Sample - Huon pine fragment

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Great Ravine, Franklin River, Tasmania, Australia
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Senator Bob Brown
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1976
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A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of wood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Medium-sized block of hard black spinifex gum or resin

Medium-sized block of hard black spinifex gum or resin

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sample block of Queensland maple

Sample block of Queensland maple

Tolga Woodworks collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni moderne per pareti', pattern no. 584

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Clear glass rod for glass eye optical illusion

Clear glass rod for glass eye optical illusion

Paul McClarin collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

The Australian Scene collection no. 4
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1974
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Bundle of raw glass rods for glass eyes

Bundle of raw glass rods for glass eyes

Paul McClarin collection
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Cortex sample [stone implement]

Eric Brandl collection
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Gimbat Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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1954
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Bundle of coloured and clear crystal rods for glass eyes

Bundle of coloured and clear crystal rods for glass eyes

Paul McClarin collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Chanthanao Family collection
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Mr Eng Chanthanao
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Samples - material for spinning, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Sample of sinew fibre

Sample of sinew fibre

Rodney Mason collection
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rodney Mason
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2011
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Gabriella Roy collection
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Balgo, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Ring-bound folder containing samples of threads, fabrics, information and correspondence relating to the making of Parliament House Embroidery

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Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Sample book of paint roller patterns, pattern no. 171

Sample book of paint roller patterns, pattern no. 171

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Dr William Warner collection
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Clay sample

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Sample - Adhesive

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stringybark wood shavings

Stringybark wood shavings

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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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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Bundle of glass twists for glass eyes

Bundle of glass twists for glass eyes

Paul McClarin collection
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Brown crepe hair

Brown crepe hair

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Sinew sample

Sinew sample

Edmund Milne collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1954
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Sample of fibre string

Sample of fibre string

Rodney Mason collection
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rodney Mason
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2011
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Brown crepe hair

Brown crepe hair

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Grey crepe hair

Grey crepe hair

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni moderne per pareti', pattern no. 189

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Large ball of resin

Large ball of resin

Bruce Wright collection
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Sinew sample

Sinew sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Samples - Resin, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Two small balls of resin

Two small balls of resin

Bruce Wright collection
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Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni moderne per pareti', pattern no. 199

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Sample book of paint roller patterns, pattern no. 190

Sample book of paint roller patterns, pattern no. 190

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Sample of a mussel shell spear barb

Sample of a mussel shell spear barb

Rodney Mason collection
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rodney Mason
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2011
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Wood shavings

Wood shavings

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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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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Sample book of Rigolio Riccardo paint roller patterns, pattern no. 113

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Emu feathers

Ron Bell collection
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