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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala,...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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Cloth drawstring bag

Cloth drawstring bag

Jean Galbraith collection
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Francis Edgar Williams
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1922
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Wool bale pack bag

Wool bale pack bag

Grazcos collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Grazcos Shearing
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Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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String bag

String bag

Reverend A Dyer collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1963
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Camel hair bag

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Pipalytjara, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkara
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Large calico bag

Large calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia Post No.2 white canvas post bag, 1981

Australia Post Historical collection
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1981
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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String bag with crocheted handles.

Gwyneth Ottrey collection
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Saint Kilda, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Miss Janet Macaulay
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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String bag

String bag

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maggie Konadjilidjili
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1966
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Cloth drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Knotted two-ply string bag

Edmund Milne collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1994

Australia Post Historical collection
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1994
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1915
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String bag

String bag

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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1923
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Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post Historical collection
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1988
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page collection
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Cotton bag and contents

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bag with long stitch design

Bag with long stitch design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Sample bags

ET Fealy collection
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with '50th anniversary air mail covers re-enactment flight first official air mail Australia - New Zealand 1934-1984...11th April 1984'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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Twined Pandanus palm collecting bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1915
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Kopanga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Anajilwa
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1973
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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986

Australia Post Historical collection
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1986
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Calico drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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Small bag made from tightly strung shells

Small bag made from tightly strung shells

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Cook Islands
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Mr Victor Carell
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Cloth bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Hessian bag

Hessian bag

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Linen bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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String bag

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with 'Australia's First Airmail, 1914-1964, 50th Anniversary Flight'

Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with 'Australia's First Airm...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1964
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Khaki canvas barracks bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Nineteen brown paper sample bags used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1956
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