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Looped fibre strings

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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Glass plate negative - The old open-cut in pre-Cambrian clay-slates at the Daly River copper mine, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

Glass plate negative - The old open-cut in pre-Cambrian clay...

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Many-stranded looped red ochre fibre strings

Many-stranded looped red ochre fibre strings

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Dentalium shell necklace

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Headband made from many-stranded looped red ochre fibre strings

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Headband made from loops of red ochre fibre

Headband made from loops of red ochre fibre

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