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Kimberley Native - Nor' West Native

Kimberley Native - Nor' West Native

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Phonograph used by anthropologist AP Elkin on his first expedition in 1927 to the Kimberley

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Macleay Museum collection
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Phonographs
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1993
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Wooden box containing phonograph attachments used by anthropologist AP Elkin in 1927

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Macleay Museum collection
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Audio equipment accessories
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United States of America
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Thomas A Edison Inc
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1906
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Nor' West Black

Nor' West Black

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Kimberley Native

Kimberley Native

Patricia Heath collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Profile shot of an aboriginal man displaying tribal scarring across his body

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Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Metal blade

Metal blade

Ron Bell collection
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Knife blades
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal man standing by a creek or river with his back to the camera displaying tribal scarring

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Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1996
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Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Paddy G. Joolama
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1999
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Patricia Heath collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Zebra Stone

Clement Victor Latz collection
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Geological specimens
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Pearl shell with images of a map of Australia, Australian fauna and an Aboriginal person

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Kimberley Pearl Shell collection
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Pearl shells
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Enid Bowden collection
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Necklaces
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Patricia Heath collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Bark painting depicting a Wandjina figure

Bark painting depicting a Wandjina figure

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Head ornaments
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1925
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Dr Phyllis Kaberry collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Ron Bell collection
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Spearheads
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Boomerangs
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Boab nut incised with animals and tools

Boab nut incised with animals and tools

Enid Bowden collection
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Nut carvings
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Weapon - Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Carving on an oblong shaped piece of wood depicting a person wearing a headdress (Wandjina), two snakes and an emu

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Enid Bowden collection
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Artworks
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Neta
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Bark painting depicting a Wandjina figure, a female figure, animals, and a small winged figure

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Enid Bowden collection
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Bark paintings
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Alan Mungulu
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1987
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Spear

Spear

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1964
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Head ornament

Head ornament

University of Sydney collection
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Headwear
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Pearl shell with drawings of indigenous men and women and Australian fauna

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Kimberley Pearl Shell collection
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Pearl shells
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

JC Le Souef collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Zebra Stone

Clement Victor Latz collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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