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Painting has 3-pronged appearance with central oval shape design

Painting has 3-pronged appearance with central oval shape de...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1965
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Club

Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1965
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Painting depicts an abstract design that recalls the facial decoration for an ancient Pukamini ritual

Painting depicts an abstract design that recalls the facial ...

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1960
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Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Vic Skermer collection
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Spears
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1957
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Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Painted wooden 'female' Tiwi spear

Vic Skermer collection
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Spears
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1957
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Barbed wooden spear

Barbed wooden spear

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 7
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Spears
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1970
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Decorated barbed spear by Wompiaowittamirri, Melville or Bathurst Island

Decorated barbed spear by Wompiaowittamirri, Melville or Bat...

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1974
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Irrakapei Crocodile Design

Irrakapei Crocodile Design

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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Spear

Spear

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Black Joe Wombadiemeri
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1974
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