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Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2008
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting two women, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Pencil and wash drawing depicting a woman, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Pencil and wash drawing of two emus near a body of water, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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1923 5CV 'Type C' torpedo' Citroen motor car that Nevill Westwood drove on the first around Australia circuit by a car in 1925

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Ron Westwood collection
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Motor cars
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France
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1923
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Painting depicting vegetation with running emu, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Pencil and wash sketch depicting two women in a desert scene, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Norman Savage collection
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1999
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Two Cypraeidae Cypraea Errones shells from Riddell's Beach

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Carved female head by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Carved female head by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Histrio

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1960
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Dhari headdress

Dhari headdress

John Ketchell collection
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Headdresses
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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John Ketchell
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2001
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Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Four Turbinidae Senectus Squamosus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Food from the Ocean by Glen Dixon

Food from the Ocean by Glen Dixon

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Glen Dixon
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Painting depicting landscape of Heavitree Gap, N.T

Painting depicting landscape of Heavitree Gap, N.T

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Basel Rangea
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1966
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Reproduction photograph, Crab Creek star trail

Reproduction photograph, Crab Creek star trail

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photomontages
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Ernie Poltey
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Turbinidae Turbo Petholatus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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Barramundi by Justin Everette

Barramundi by Justin Everette

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Justin Everett
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'Majarrka Kumunungku' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Majarrka Kumunungku' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Carvings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Reproduction photograph,  Yarngarak Weekarah

Reproduction photograph, Yarngarak Weekarah

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photographs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Aborigines captured for station work. Women for sex.

Aborigines captured for station work. Women for sex.

Paddy Djagween collection
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Bark paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Paddy Djagween
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1955
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Carved head of an Aboriginal man, painted sandstone, on a ba...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Lagrange, Western Australia, Australia
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John Tdo Tdo
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1976
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Hand Print and Flags, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Hand Print and Flags, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Kevin Buckeridge
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Four Trochidae Trochus Architectonicus shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Three Fasciolariidae Peristernia Incarnata shells (uncommon)

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Reproduction photographs, Ancient Rock

Reproduction photographs, Ancient Rock

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Photomontages
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Volutidae Amoria Praetexta

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1964
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Volutidae Amoria Jawrachi

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Serpent Dreaming, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Serpent Dreaming, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Kevin Buckeridge
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Spear, Broome, W.A.

Edmund Milne collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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'Majarrka Pukurti' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Majarrka Pukurti' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Carvings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Cypraeidae Cypraea Caputserpentis

Cypraeidae Cypraea Caputserpentis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Photograph Broome WA by Peter McKenzie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Peter Y. McKenzie
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1990
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Pearl shells in wire panel

Pearl shells in wire panel

Daniel Aitken collection no. 1
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Daniel Aitken
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2001
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Painting of two platypus and two hand prints

Painting of two platypus and two hand prints

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Kelly Yugili
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1994
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Haliotidae Haliotis Varia from Broome

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Crabbing in the Creek, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Crabbing in the Creek, by Kevin Buckeridge.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Kevin Buckeridge
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Two Muricidae Chicoreus Cornucervi shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1969
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1982
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'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

'Karli' by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2007
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears and eyes

Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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1934
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