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Rosette-shaped cream coloured fabric tatting

Rosette-shaped cream coloured fabric tatting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cream satin piece with floral embroidery and padded applique

Cream satin piece with floral embroidery and padded applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lace and fabric flowers in box

Lace and fabric flowers in box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Nungalka Stanley, 2005

Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Nungalka Stanley, 200...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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2005
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Embroidery

Embroidery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Fabric

Fabric

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, a...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Yogjakarta, Java, Indonesia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1975
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Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2005

Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Adamson
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2005
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Length of linen tape

Length of linen tape

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Parachute silk

Parachute silk

Parsons collection
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Batik cotton textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Raiki wara - Batik silk textile by Renita Stanley

Raiki wara - Batik silk textile by Renita Stanley

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Renita Stanley
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Raiki wara - untitled batik organza silk textile by Angkaliya Brumby (Purumpi), 1992

Raiki wara - untitled batik organza silk textile by Angkaliy...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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1992
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Organza batik wall-hanging by Yipati, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yipati
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1971
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Printed wall hanging brown snake with red and blue dots on black fabric

Printed wall hanging brown snake with red and blue dots on b...

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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Millinery box with textiles

Millinery box with textiles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cotton batik textile length by Tjunkaya Tapaya, mid 1980s, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik textile length by Tjunkaya Tapaya, mid 1980s, E...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1980
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Cotton batik fabric length by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik fabric length by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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Piece of cream calico with brown speckles, used as a trunk liner

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Olga Riet collection
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Batik cotton textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Printed material by Bronwyn Bancroft

Printed material by Bronwyn Bancroft

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Bronwyn Bancroft
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1989
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Cotton batik sample by Joyce (child), Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Joyce
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1971
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Woollen wall hanging

Woollen wall hanging

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Cotton batik wall-hanging by Makinti Minutjukurr, Ernabella ...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Makinti Minutjukur
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1971
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Cotton batik sample by Angkuna Kulyuru, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1971
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Batik silk textile entitled 'My Land of Dreams', by Yilpi Michael

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Central Australian Batik collection
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Yilpi Michael
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Screen print featuring a black and gold snake design

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Piece of tulle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Broderie Anglais embroidered on white lawn

Broderie Anglais embroidered on white lawn

Bridge Family collection no. 6
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Costume & Textile Society
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Linen fabric

Linen fabric

Olga Riet collection
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Platypus fabric

Platypus fabric

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wall hanging with shell motifs

Wall hanging with shell motifs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batik textiles

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Tiwi Island screen printed wall hanging depicting crocodiles

Tiwi Island screen printed wall hanging depicting crocodiles

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Cotton batik fabric length by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1971
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Batik silk textile entitled 'Yam Dreaming', by Yilpi Michael

Batik silk textile entitled 'Yam Dreaming', by Yilpi Michael

Central Australian Batik collection
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Yilpi Michael
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Embroidered hankerchief

Embroidered hankerchief

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Green patterned silky fabric

EV Llewellyn collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Ruth Llewellyn
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Silk batik by Janie Pitjara

Silk batik by Janie Pitjara

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Janie Pitjara
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Piece of yellow fabric

Piece of yellow fabric

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Batik with snake and  blue concentric circle

Batik with snake and blue concentric circle

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batik silk textile

Batik silk textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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Silk batik fabric length, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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1971
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Hand-painted textile by Angkuna, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kein
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Machine made lace insertion

Machine made lace insertion

Bridge Family collection no. 6
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Costume & Textile Society
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Sample of batting and textile pinned to paper

Sample of batting and textile pinned to paper

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Two pieces of parachute silk

Two pieces of parachute silk

Parsons collection
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Batik silk textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Jeannie Puua
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Yellow woollen fringe from a rug

Yellow woollen fringe from a rug

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Silk batik by Aileen Mbitjara

Silk batik by Aileen Mbitjara

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Aileen Mbitjara
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Organza batik off-cut by unknown artist, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Fabric from Ernabella

Fabric from Ernabella

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cotton batik length by Makinti Minutjukurr, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Makinti Minutjukur
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1971
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Length of black tulle netting

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Silk batik by Katie Ngwara

Silk batik by Katie Ngwara

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Katie Ngwara
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Tiwi screen printed wall hanging depicting fish and shells

Tiwi screen printed wall hanging depicting fish and shells

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Cotton batik fabric length by unknown artist, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik fabric length by unknown artist, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Two bird batik

Two bird batik

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Batik silk textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella batik textile by Melissa Lewis, a schoolgirl, Ernabella SA

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