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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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An almost straight shaped piece of beefwood with bark still attached

An almost straight shaped piece of beefwood with bark still ...

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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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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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 - Wood

Sample - Wood

Milikapiti Council 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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Woodwork samples

Woodwork samples

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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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 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 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 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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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 of Moths

Sample of Moths

Stan Mitchell 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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Round, flattened slab of spinifex gum or resin mixed with short vegetable fibres

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Two witchetty grubs

Two witchetty grubs

Stan Mitchell collection
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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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Clay sample

Clay sample

Dr Herbert Basedow 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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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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Sinew sample

Sinew sample

Edmund Milne collection
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Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni moderne per pareti', pattern no. 380

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Chanthanao Family collection
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Mr Eng Chanthanao
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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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Bundle of glass rods in mixed base colours for glass eyes

Bundle of glass rods in mixed base colours for glass eyes

Paul McClarin collection
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Rounded dark brown ball of resin

Rounded dark brown ball of resin

JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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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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Sinew sample

Sinew sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Wattle wood shavings

Wattle 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 - Adhesive

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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Cube of resin

Stan Mitchell collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Fibre sample

Fibre sample

Stan Mitchell collection
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Lake Eyre, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni moderne per pareti', pattern no. 185

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Mr Carmelo Mirabelli
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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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Bundle of raw glass rods to make glass twists for glass eyes

Bundle of raw glass rods to make glass twists for glass eyes

Paul McClarin collection
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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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Clay sample

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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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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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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Samples - Resin, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Latex peel of the stratigraphic section exposed in archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney's excavations at Fromms Landing in 1963

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Fromms Landing, South Australia, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1963
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Charcoal sample

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Wooden tray containing samples of adhesives and stone tools

Wooden tray containing samples of adhesives and stone tools

Stan Mitchell collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley R. Mitchell
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Brown crepe hair

Brown crepe hair

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Ron Bell collection
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Margaret River, Western Australia, Australia
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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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Rod of red glass for glass eye veins

Rod of red glass for glass eye veins

Paul McClarin collection
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Wool fleece

Wool fleece

Ernabella Arts collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Small plastic bags containing samples of spun and dyed anima...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Emu feathers

Ron Bell collection
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Spinifex gum or resin

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bundle of split wood

Bundle of split wood

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1916
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Black crepe hair

Black crepe hair

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Fibre sample

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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1934
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