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Portrait of Neville Bonner carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Neville Bonner carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Portrait of Lionel Rose carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Lionel Rose carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Namiatjira carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Partly carved emu egg by Bill Reid

Partly carved emu egg by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face by Bill Reid, 1987

Emu egg carved with image of a man's face by Bill Reid, 1987

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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1987
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Carved emu egg by Bill Reid

Carved emu egg by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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Portrait of Douglas Nichols carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Douglas Nichols carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Emu egg carved with images of a face, basket, boomerangs and shield motifs by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Portrait of Kath Walker carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Kath Walker carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Emu egg carved with image of a face by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a face by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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Carved and mounted emu egg depicting the journey of Burke and Wills

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Peter Harris collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Lake Cargelligo, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter J. Harris
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1983
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Carved emu egg

Carved emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Emu egg carved with the image of a moth

Emu egg carved with the image of a moth

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a horse by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Emu egg carved with image of Betty Watts by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of Betty Watts by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Emu egg carved with image of Alva Reid by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of Alva Reid by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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Emu egg carved with image of a dingo and possum by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a dingo and possum by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Emu egg engraving of an echidna

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Carved emu egg by Sam Kirby

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Kirby
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Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Emu egg carved with images of a possum and two kangaroos by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Emu and dancing man (2015) carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Peter Carlo
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Emu egg carved with image of a man in a hat by Bill Reid, 1998

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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The Way of Life

The Way of Life

E Redlich collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Warangesda Mission Station, Darlington Point, New South Wales, Aust...
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Joe Walsh
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1906
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Bill Reid
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Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Portrait of Charles Perkins carved into an emu egg

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bourke, New South Wales, Australia
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Bill Reid
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1975
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Emu egg carved with an image of a man's face and native Australian animals by Bill Reid, 1990

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Emu egg with layer/s removed

Emu egg with layer/s removed

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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E Redlich collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Warangesda Mission Station, Darlington Point, New South Wales, Aust...
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Joe Walsh
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1906
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