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Jiboom

Jiboom

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Fire stick set

Fire stick set

Joe Ngallametta collection
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Fire-making equipment
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Joe Ngallametta
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2004
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Carol Korkaktim
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Joe Naugan
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1976
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Kythe Wikmunea
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Nathaniel Kawangka
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Syd B. Kenthan
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Neville Pootchemunka
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Grant Marbendinar
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Sculpture

Sculpture

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Wood carvings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Ningkushun

Ningkushun

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Wood carvings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Wooden gecko sculpture pigmented with a longitudinal diamond design

Wooden gecko sculpture pigmented with a longitudinal diamond...

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Wood carvings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Spear

Spear

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford Pootchemunka
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Maria Marpoundin
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Dronepipe

Dronepipe

Enid Bowden collection
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Didjeridus
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Michael Poolchernunka
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Pubic cover

Pubic cover

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Personal adornments
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Dr Frederick D. McCarthy
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1962
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Spear

Spear

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1962
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gertie Ngallametta
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Engraving tool made from a macropod incisor

Engraving tool made from a macropod incisor

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Desmond Koongotema
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Sammy Kerindun
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gerald Pootchemunka
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Warwick Yunkaporta
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Donovan Wolmbeng
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Fire stick

Fire stick

Joe Ngallametta collection
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Hunting and gathering tools
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Joe Ngallametta
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2004
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Headband made from white and coloured feathers

Headband made from white and coloured feathers

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Syd Bruce
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Aileen Pamtoonda
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Peter Koongotema
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Engraver made with macropod incisor

Engraver made with macropod incisor

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Armband made from a strip of palm leaf with the ends sewn together

Armband made from a strip of palm leaf with the ends sewn to...

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Stan Kalkeeyorta
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Younger Apalach brother

Younger Apalach brother

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Wood carvings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Don Tybingoompa
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1962
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Desmond
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Samuel
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Kythe Wikmunea
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lionel Ngakyunkwokka
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Isa Yunkaporta
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Andrew Koongotema
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Jonah Yunkaporta
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Wooden sculpture of

Wooden sculpture of "Ken Endon", or Big Name man

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lurline Koowarta
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Wikmunea
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Paintbrush

Paintbrush

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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The Preschool

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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Arnold Yunkaporta
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Wikmunea
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lurline
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Aaron Woolla
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Ceremonial pole

Ceremonial pole

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Pigmented split palm leaf armband

Pigmented split palm leaf armband

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Rosanne Karyuka
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Feather head ornmament

Feather head ornmament

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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