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Fish bone necklace

Fish bone necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh string bag

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

Dr William Warner collection
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Baskets
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1927
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Pigmented long narrow mesh bag made from two-ply fibre string

Pigmented long narrow mesh bag made from two-ply fibre strin...

Dr William Warner collection
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Bags
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Ornament shoulder band

Ornament shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Clay sample

Clay sample

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Two small balls of resin

Two small balls of resin

Bruce Wright collection
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr William Warner collection
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Sample block of north silky oak

Sample block of north silky oak

Tolga Woodworks collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Firestick

Firestick

Dr William Warner collection
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Asymmetrical wooden boomerang with yellow ends

Asymmetrical wooden boomerang with yellow ends

Dr William Warner collection
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Boomerangs
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Sample block of Queensland maple

Sample block of Queensland maple

Tolga Woodworks collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni moderne per pareti', pattern no. 185

Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni mod...

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Ian Dunlop collection no. 3
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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Gabriella Roy collection
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Balgo, Western Australia, Australia
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1986
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Plaited grass fibre armband or

Plaited grass fibre armband or "baku"

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Firestick

Firestick

Dr William Warner collection
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Round, flattened slab of spinifex gum or resin mixed with short vegetable fibres

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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1954
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Wooden tray containing samples of adhesives and stone tools

Wooden tray containing samples of adhesives and stone tools

Stan Mitchell collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley R. Mitchell
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Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Tube of pale yellow glass for glass eye sclera

Paul McClarin collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Sample of netted string

Sample of netted string

Stan Mitchell collection
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An almost straight shaped piece of beefwood with bark still attached

An almost straight shaped piece of beefwood with bark still ...

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Woodwork samples

Woodwork samples

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Fishing net

Fishing net

Dr William Warner collection
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Fishing nets
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A wooden sample of scribing

A wooden sample of scribing

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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1954
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Sample of honey ants

Sample of honey ants

Stan Mitchell collection
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Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni moderne per pareti', pattern no. 332

Sample book of paint roller patterns titled 'Decorazioni mod...

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 3
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Sample of netting

Sample of netting

Stan Mitchell collection
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Bugle grass necklace

Bugle grass necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Firedrill

Firedrill

Dr William Warner collection
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Firesticks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Sample - Adhesive

Sample - Adhesive

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bark canoe

Bark canoe

Dr William Warner collection
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Canoes
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Two witchetty grubs

Two witchetty grubs

Stan Mitchell collection
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Pigmented armband made of fibre string wound on cane

Pigmented armband made of fibre string wound on cane

Dr William Warner collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shoulder ornament

Shoulder ornament

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Armband

Armband

Dr William Warner collection
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Emu feathers

Emu feathers

Ron Bell collection
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Medium-sized block of hard black spinifex gum or resin

Medium-sized block of hard black spinifex gum or resin

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Resin sample

Resin sample

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1954
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Sample - Adhesive

Sample - Adhesive

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Fishing net

Fishing net

Dr William Warner collection
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Fishing nets
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Ornamental shoulder band

Ornamental shoulder band

Dr William Warner collection
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Personal adornments
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Sample of Moths

Sample of Moths

Stan Mitchell collection
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Resin sample

Resin sample

The Australian Scene collection no. 4
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1974
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Wood shavings

Wood shavings

Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gulidja Durilla
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1992
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Pigmented plaited grass fibre armband or

Pigmented plaited grass fibre armband or "baku"

Dr William Warner collection
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Armbands
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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