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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Twined pandanus string bag

Twined pandanus string bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1975
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page 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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Felt bag

Felt bag

George Henry Taylor collection
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Mr George H. Taylor
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$5 coin

$5 coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Commemorative coins
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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White canvas post bag, printed with 'Postmaster General Australia, inaugural flight, Boeing 707 Jet Service, Sydney-Honolulu, 29 July 1959, QANTAS Empire Airways'

White canvas post bag, printed with 'Postmaster General Aust...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Post
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1959
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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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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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String bag made from the spun fibre of the

String bag made from the spun fibre of the "put-put" tree

Claire Smith collection
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Bags
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Bags
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Gawtaiba
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1973
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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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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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bags
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Souvenir pin from the Sydney Olympic Games, 2000

Souvenir pin from the Sydney Olympic Games, 2000

Nova Peris collection
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Lapel pins
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Nova Peris
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Nova Peris's 200m gold medal from the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports medals
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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Cloth drawstring bag

Cloth drawstring bag

Jean Galbraith collection
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Official Torchbearer uniform shorts from Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Shorts
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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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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Not provided
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1963
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Elongated bag formed from two-ply fibre string looped in open mesh

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Ursula McConnel collection
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Bags
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Ursula H. McConnel
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Nova with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch in front of Uluru

Nova with Sydney 2000 Olympic torch in front of Uluru

Nova Peris collection
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Photographs
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1994

Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1994

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1994
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String bag

String bag

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bags
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Order of Australia miniature medal with Bow

Order of Australia miniature medal with Bow

Nova Peris collection
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Medals
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Nova Peris
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Nova Peris' Official Australian Team Uniform, tracksuit top,  Kuala Lumpur 1998 Commonwealth Games

Nova Peris' Official Australian Team Uniform, tracksuit top,...

Nova Peris collection
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Sports clothing
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Nova Peris
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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page collection
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Black bag with woven coloured design

Black bag with woven coloured design

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Official Australian Team Uniform, Kuala Lumpur 1998 Commonwealth Games blazer

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Nova Peris collection
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Blazers
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bags
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Pair of running shoes

Pair of running shoes

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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String bag made from Kurrajong bark fibre

String bag made from Kurrajong bark fibre

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Bags
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Twined Pandanus palm collecting bag

Twined Pandanus palm collecting bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bags
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Unknown
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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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 Leo Austen
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1922
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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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Bags
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1964
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Bags
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Not provided
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1985
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Australia Post No.2 white canvas post bag, 1981

Australia Post No.2 white canvas post bag, 1981

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1981
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Navy cloth airmail bag, printed with 'Australia Sydney Air Mail'

Navy cloth airmail bag, printed with 'Australia Sydney Air M...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1929
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Running shoe, right

Running shoe, right

Nova Peris collection
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Sports footwear
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Nike
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Basket-like bag

Basket-like bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Pigmented long narrow mesh bag made from two-ply fibre string

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Dr William Warner collection
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Bags
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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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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Bags
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Commemorative coin designed by Nova Peris for the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Commemorative coins
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nova Peris
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2000
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Nova Peris' 4 x 100m relay gold medal from the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games

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Nova Peris collection
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Sports medals
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Nova Peris
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1998
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Twenty six plastic sample bags used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Bags
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1970
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String bag

String bag

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Bags
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Eliza Kennedy collection
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Eliza Kennedy
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1992
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bags
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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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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Bags
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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Bags
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986

Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1986

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1986
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Wool bale pack bag

Wool bale pack bag

Grazcos collection
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Bags
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New South Wales, Australia
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Grazcos Shearing
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1986
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The Australian Nugget, Bicentennial Proof Issue coins and box

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N D'Cruz collection
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Commemorative coins
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1988
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Slip cover for a case for an Order of Australia

Slip cover for a case for an Order of Australia

Nova Peris collection
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Covers
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Nova Peris
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