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Batik practice piece showing design in progress on fabric, attributed to Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker, 1975

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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

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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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Lace and fabric flowers in box

Lace and fabric flowers in box

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Embroidery

Embroidery

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Fabric

Fabric

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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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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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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Parachute silk

Parachute silk

Parsons collection
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Piece of dark yellow fabric

Piece of dark 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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Woven rectangular bead mat

Woven rectangular bead mat

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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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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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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Batik cotton textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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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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Tatting rosette in progress

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Florence O. Ottrey
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1934
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Large square of off-cut of pink satin

Large square of off-cut of pink satin

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Batik silk textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Millinery box with textiles

Millinery box with textiles

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cotton batik scarf by Maria Stanley, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Maria Stanley
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Cotton batik scarf by Carol Williams, a child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Carol Williams
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Cross stitched embroidery

Cross stitched embroidery

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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Batik textile

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Atipalku Intjalki
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1994
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Cotton webbing, string and cotton tape with metal eyelets

Cotton webbing, string and cotton tape with metal eyelets

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Cotton batik sample by an unknown child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yellow woollen fringe from a rug

Yellow woollen fringe from a rug

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Wall hanging print depicting a kangaroo and three figures, designed by Naomi Mills

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Naomi Mills
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Two pieces of parachute silk

Two pieces of parachute silk

Parsons collection
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Silk batik by Rosie Kunoth

Silk batik by Rosie Kunoth

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Rosie K. Kunoth-Monks
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Cotton batik off-cut by Yilpi Marks, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Michael
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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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Batik textile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cotton batik sample by Pantjiti Tjiyangu McKenzie, a school ...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Pantjiti T. McKenzie
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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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Four pieces of pale orange fabric

Four pieces of pale orange fabric

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Two pieces of beige fabric with a floral pattern

Two pieces of beige fabric with a floral pattern

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Batik with turtle and fish

Batik with turtle and fish

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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Fabric length by Peter Stripes, based on bark painting by Yangarriny Wunungmurra

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Vivien Johnson collection
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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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Orange and brown silk batik

Orange and brown silk batik

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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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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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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Melissa Lewis
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Piece of multi coloured geometric patterned fabric

Piece of multi coloured geometric patterned fabric

Susan and Andrew Gibson collection
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1925
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Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2005

Raiki wara - untitled batik on silk by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2005

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2005
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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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Cotton batik scarf by Ingrid Taylor, a child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ingrid Taylor
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Batik silk textile entitled 'Fire Dreaming', by Yilpi Michael

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Central Australian Batik collection
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Kunmanara Ken
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Organza batik scarf by Atipalku Intjalki, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Atipalku Intjalki
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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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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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Batik textile by Desmond Kenta, a child, Ernabella SA

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

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Silk batik by Dorothy Kamara

Silk batik by Dorothy Kamara

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Dorothy Kamara
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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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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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