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Child's drawing - Sacred tree by Reggie Wurjal

Child's drawing - Sacred tree by Reggie Wurjal

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Reggie Wurjal
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Bark painting depicting a hunter of the dreamtime called Migganarg.

Bark painting depicting a hunter of the dreamtime called Mig...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Yirawala
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shane Namurki
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Children's drawing - 'This is my grandfather watching the Macassans land' by Shane Namurki, Maningrida NT

Children's drawing - 'This is my grandfather watching the Ma...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shane Namurki
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Child's drawing - These are Macassans sitting on the beach and their boat is in the water

Child's drawing - These are Macassans sitting on the beach a...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gerald Darcy
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Child's drawing by of a bulldozer by Ben Pascoe

Child's drawing by of a bulldozer by Ben Pascoe

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ben Pascoe
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Child's drawing - This is a big truck taking bauxite to the cruncher by Noel Cooper

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gove, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Noel Cooper
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Terry Pascoe
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Child's drawing - A hunter, kangaroo with joey in landscape with rivera  Luke Ringingyarri

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depicting a crocodile surrounded by eggs, by David Milaybuma

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Milaybuma
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gerald Darcy
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Painting depicts a bush turkey

Painting depicts a bush turkey

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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Painting depicts creature with whiskers & prominent backbone

Painting depicts creature with whiskers & prominent backbone

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Mandiangu
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1975
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Hollow log coffin

Hollow log coffin

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djanbadi
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1977
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Painting depicts an ancestral figure

Painting depicts an ancestral figure

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1974
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Flying foxes.

Flying foxes.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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1975
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Painting depicts fish in modified x-ray style

Painting depicts fish in modified x-ray style

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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1975
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Painting depicts two flat fish

Painting depicts two flat fish

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yiwinyiwun
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1975
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Painting depicts ceremonial object with two triangular protrusions at one end

Painting depicts ceremonial object with two triangular protr...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandiangu
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1975
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Bark painting depicting two long-necked turtles.

Bark painting depicting two long-necked turtles.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Yirawala
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Painting depicts two entwined serpents.

Painting depicts two entwined serpents.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mandiagu
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(Rainbow Serpent).

(Rainbow Serpent).

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maralwanga
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Bush potato

Bush potato

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangondok
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1975
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Namarordo - a  dangerous Bush Spirit.

Namarordo - a dangerous Bush Spirit.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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1975
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Hollow log coffin

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wooden sculpture of mimi figure

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Guningbal
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1978
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Model hollow log coffin

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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yam totem

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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1975
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Pandanus palm basket

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nangark, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Warangamba
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1975
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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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Painting depicts a group of animals

Painting depicts a group of animals

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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gundinga
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Painting depicts various animals

Painting depicts various animals

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gundinga
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Initiation armband made from bush string

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1973
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Painting depicts bandicoots, goannas and a frog

Painting depicts bandicoots, goannas and a frog

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gundinga
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Painting depicts a crocodile

Painting depicts a crocodile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depicts five large fish swimming around a turtle

Painting depicts five large fish swimming around a turtle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ngatngin - women's pubic cover

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ngatngin - women's pubic cover

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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ngaljod - The Rainbow Serpent.

Ngaljod - The Rainbow Serpent.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maralwanga
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1977
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Painting depicts a crocodile

Painting depicts a crocodile

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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N Garrbek - The Echidna

N Garrbek - The Echidna

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mick Gubargu
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1976
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Namongul - Barramundi

Namongul - Barramundi

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Milaybuma
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1977
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Crocodile.

Crocodile.

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ngatngin - women's pubic cover

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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret
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