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A tea set with ATSIC logos

A tea set with ATSIC logos

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Tea sets
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Barama by Waturr Gumana,

Barama by Waturr Gumana,

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Waturr Gumana
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Dillybag

Dillybag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Baskets
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden carving with bird head and face.

Wooden carving with bird head and face.

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Wood carvings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Woven mat with concentric circle design

Woven mat with concentric circle design

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Mats
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting of a crocodile and fish around a circle by Ngalawurr

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ngalawurr
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Open weave dillybag

Open weave dillybag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Baskets
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Ceremonial digging stick

Ceremonial digging stick

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting of a landscape with four black triangular shapes in the middle

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Mug with decorations depicting a snake in a palm tree

Mug with decorations depicting a snake in a palm tree

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Mugs
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Ceremonial spear pigmented

Ceremonial spear pigmented

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Spears
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bark painting depicting a dugong towing a canoe.

Bark painting depicting a dugong towing a canoe.

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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bark painting titled 'Djankawa at Balana'

Bark painting titled 'Djankawa at Balana'

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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jimmy Barramula Yunupingu
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Dot painting featuring four green eggs in a central circle surrounded by arrow shapes

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Mug featuring a picture of a snake in a palm tree

Mug featuring a picture of a snake in a palm tree

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Carved hollow log coffin

Carved hollow log coffin

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Coffins
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djalu Gurruwiwi
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bags
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painting of a crocodile and bird with waterlilies

Painting of a crocodile and bird with waterlilies

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bronwyn Wuyuwa Gellet
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Wooden carving of a crocodile

Wooden carving of a crocodile

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Garrnhiwwuy Pascoe
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bags
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Ceremonial digging stick

Ceremonial digging stick

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Digging sticks
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Carved figure with minature spear and spearthrower

Carved figure with minature spear and spearthrower

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Wood carvings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Turtle harpoon

Turtle harpoon

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Harpoons
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Painted small scale model of Canoe

Painted small scale model of Canoe

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Small scale models
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Dillybag

Dillybag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Baskets
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Coiled mat with six pointed star

Coiled mat with six pointed star

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Mats
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Wooden spear with twenty carved barbs

Wooden spear with twenty carved barbs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Spears
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bark canoe with a wooden pole and two paddles

Bark canoe with a wooden pole and two paddles

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canoes
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bark painting of two lizards by Bupani Garrawurra

Bark painting of two lizards by Bupani Garrawurra

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bupani Garrawurra
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Painted wooden didjeridu

Painted wooden didjeridu

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Didjeridus
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bark painting of a Shark or Mana by Miniyawany Marawili

Bark painting of a Shark or Mana by Miniyawany Marawili

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Miniyawany Marawili
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Painted wooden didjeridu with cross hatching

Painted wooden didjeridu with cross hatching

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Didjeridus
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Warriayba Munyarryun
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Ceremonial spear pigmented

Ceremonial spear pigmented

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Spears
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Dillybag

Dillybag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Baskets
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Pair of wooden clapsticks

Pair of wooden clapsticks

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Clapsticks
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Pair of upper and lower grinding stones

Pair of upper and lower grinding stones

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Grinding stones
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bark painting

Bark painting

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Bark paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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