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Coat-hanger with a knitted blue and white nylon cover

Coat-hanger with a knitted blue and white nylon cover

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Coat hanger with dark blue fabric and crocheted white nylon cover

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Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Sculptures
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vicki West
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2002
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Lawyer cane and pandanus coiled basket

Lawyer cane and pandanus coiled basket

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Baskets
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Dorothy Short
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2001
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Coat-hanger with a red nylon knitted cover

Coat-hanger with a red nylon knitted cover

Beverly Silby collection
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Coat-hangers
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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Carbon fibre leg brace with velcro straps and a shoe worn by Australian Paralympic cycling champion, Sue Powell

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Susan (Sue) Powell collection
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Prostheses
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Rucksack

Rucksack

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Backpacks
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Wooden fishing reel used for fishing for Bream and Blackfish

Wooden fishing reel used for fishing for Bream and Blackfish

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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1930
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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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Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Model of Pearling Lugger Essey A52

Norman Savage collection
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1999
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Modified and battered green Toyota Landcruiser 40 Series Short Wheel Base Four Wheel Drive vehicle known as the 'Buff Catcher'

Modified and battered green Toyota Landcruiser 40 Series Sho...

Tommy Fawcett collection
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Vehicles
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Japan
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Toyota Motor Co
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1980
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Doolagahs child's swimsuit

Doolagahs child's swimsuit

Doolagahs Indigenous Design collection
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Swimsuits
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Black battered Russian-made binoculars used on Fishing Vessel Hong Hai

Black battered Russian-made binoculars used on Fishing Vesse...

Tran Thi Nga collection
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Binoculars
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USSR
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1970
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Head rope made of twisted greenhide with a chain and leather hobble

Head rope made of twisted greenhide with a chain and leather...

Ted Fogarty collection
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Horse tack
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Lucy Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ted Fogarty
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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'

Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with '50th anniversary air m...

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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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Dulcie Greeno collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Dulcie Greeno
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Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post No.13 red nylon post bag, 1988

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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1988
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John Konrads' official T-shirt, 1960 Olympic Games in Rome

John Konrads' official T-shirt, 1960 Olympic Games in Rome

John Konrads collection
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T-shirts
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Rome, Italy
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Speedo
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1960
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Pair of cream nylon gloves with ribbed decoration on glove backs

Pair of cream nylon gloves with ribbed decoration on glove b...

Toni Hood collection
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Gloves
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Rae Hood
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1960
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Necklace of seeds on nylon line

Necklace of seeds on nylon line

Asou Omey collection
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Necklaces
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Seed pod rattle

Seed pod rattle

Asou Omey collection
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Rattles
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Asou Omey
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1991
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Australia Post three-piece cardboard mobile 'Beautiful birds of Australia ...'

Australia Post three-piece cardboard mobile 'Beautiful birds...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Mobiles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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The Graeme Supreme 300A overhead multiplier fishing reel and a screwdriver in a red box

The Graeme Supreme 300A overhead multiplier fishing reel and...

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing equipment
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Bennett Engineering Company
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1945
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Shell & seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Ivory and amber-coloured armband made from two pieces of curved shell attached at their tapered end

Ivory and amber-coloured armband made from two pieces of cur...

Florence Gaby collection
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Armbands
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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Shell and seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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'Barramundi Cod Pair' by Ellarose Savage, 2015

'Barramundi Cod Pair' by Ellarose Savage, 2015

Gab Titui Indigenous Art Award 2015 collection
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Sculptures
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Necklaces
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Barunga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larissa Lee
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1992
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Lead rope

Lead rope

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Leads
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Paddy Pallin brand 'Mountaineer' green canvas backpack

C Warren Bonython collection
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Backpacks
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Australia
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Paddy Pallin Pty Ltd
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1967
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Bracelet of coloured plastic beads strung on fishing line

Claire Smith collection
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Bracelets
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Sleeping bag

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Sleeping-bags
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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Lead rope

Lead rope

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Leads
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Cycling shirt worn by Jim Coyle - Nutri-Metics 1988 Australian veterans cycling championships

Cycling shirt worn by Jim Coyle - Nutri-Metics 1988 Australi...

Jim Coyle collection
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Sports shirts
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James L. Coyle
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1988
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White nylon wedding dress worn by Janet Furneaux (nee Gillet...

Janet Furneaux collection
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Wedding dresses
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Janet Furneaux
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1959
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Seed necklace, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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'Mother's Love' by Sarah Gela

'Mother's Love' by Sarah Gela

Gab Titui Indigenous Art Award 2015 collection
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Sculptures
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Sarah Gela
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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Shell necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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'Pere Nam' by Lorenzo Ketchell

'Pere Nam' by Lorenzo Ketchell

Gab Titui Indigenous Art Award 2015 collection
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Sculptures
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lorenzo Ketchell
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2015
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Seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Shell & bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Fishing flies and lines inside Eumenthol tin

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Beaded necklace with two different types of brown seeds

Beaded necklace with two different types of brown seeds

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Necklaces
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Australian flag used in the office of Prime Minister Bob Hawke

Australian flag used in the office of Prime Minister Bob Haw...

Brendan Sheehan collection
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Australian flags
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Evan Evans Pty Ltd
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1983
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Ladies

Ladies "Hickory" bra/corselette

Norma Galvin collection
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Brassieres
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Bride's veil made from tulle

Janet Furneaux collection
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Wedding veils
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Janet Furneaux
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1959
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Painting of a rearing white horse

Painting of a rearing white horse

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Model of Pearling Lugger Richard Mail B2

Model of Pearling Lugger Richard Mail B2

Norman Savage collection
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Moa Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Savage
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1997
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Fishing line inside envelope

Gidleigh Collection
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Fishing lines
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Bungendore, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Jane (Jean) R. Forster Rutledge
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1880
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Blue nylon down filled mountaineering jacket

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Parkas
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Beaded necklace with light and dark brown seed pods

Beaded necklace with light and dark brown seed pods

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Necklaces
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden fishing rod

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Fishing rods
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Bean necklace, Ernabella SA

Bean necklace, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Seeds strung together in single strand with nylon fishing li...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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