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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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Toporulamau
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1965
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Shields
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Fibrous string wound onto a circular cane armband

Fibrous string wound onto a circular cane armband

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Armbands
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alec Tjimar
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1966
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Spearthrowers
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harry Lamilami
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1966
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Decorated wooden shield attributed to Albert Woodlands, from La Perouse, Sydney

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Albert Woodlands Shield collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Albert Woodlands
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Shield

Shield

University of Sydney collection
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Gogo, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Parrying shield, Macleay River area, New South Wales, 1900s

Parrying shield, Macleay River area, New South Wales, 1900s

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Macleay River, New South Wales, Australia
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Not provided
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1963
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Wooden shield

Wooden shield

Papuan Official collection
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Shields
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Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Shield, Castlereagh River area, New South Wales

Shield, Castlereagh River area, New South Wales

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Castlereagh River, New South Wales, Australia
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Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Shields
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Carved wooden shield by Kabol of Sangapi, Bismark Schrader Ranges

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Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Shields
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Armband made from woven fibre with a large bunch of dark feathers centrally attached with bloodwood resin and pandanus string

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Armbands
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Taoambusimi
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1965
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Shield, Central Australia, Northern Territory, 1974

Shield, Central Australia, Northern Territory, 1974

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1974
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Waist ornament

Waist ornament

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Waistbands
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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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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Paddy B. Irimiati
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1965
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Shields
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Ms Patricia Heath
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Shield

Shield

Igor Zorich collection
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Shields
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Spearthrowers
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anchor Kulunba
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1966
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

I Steer and Co collection
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Shields
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Not provided
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1974
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Shield decorated with Sydney Harbour Bridge and James Cook's landing at Botany Bay.

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"Cook's Landing" Shield collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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WJ Hughes
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1928
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Shield, 1976

Shield, 1976

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Unknown
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1976
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Shield with angled parallel lines on surface

Shield with angled parallel lines on surface

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

JW Lindo collection
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Shields
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J W. Lindo
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Shield

Shield

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Pigmented, rounded stone hafted in split bent wood

Pigmented, rounded stone hafted in split bent wood

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Hatchets
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Yalmur
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1966
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Shield

Shield

H Robinson collection
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Shields
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1975
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Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Shields
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Shield

Shield

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Shields
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Cape Leveque, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Containers
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1960
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Shield

Shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shields
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Parrying shield by Sean Fagan, 2015

Parrying shield by Sean Fagan, 2015

Sean Fagan collection
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Shields
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Mr Sean Fagan
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Shield - made by Claude, George and Malcolm Wilson - Mitchell River, QLD

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Ursula McConnel collection
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Shields
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Mitchell River, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Claude Wilson
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1927
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Shields
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Murchison, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1890
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String bag

String bag

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bags
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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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Digging stick

Digging stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Digging sticks
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Weibuma
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1966
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Sawfish

Sawfish

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nagungaba
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1969
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Shield

Shield

Igor Zorich collection
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Shields
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Douglas Seaton collection
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Shields
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Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Douglas Seaton
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Decorated wooden shield

Decorated wooden shield

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Shields
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New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Shield

Shield

Herbert Keys collection
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Parrying shield, Murrumbidgee River area, New South Wales, 1895

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Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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1895
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Shield with zig zag groove pattern

Shield with zig zag groove pattern

Bruce Wright collection
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Shields
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Pilbara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Bruce Wright
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Not provided
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1963
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Incised wooden broad shield

Incised wooden broad shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Willie Dawson collection
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Shields
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Whyalla, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Willie Dawson
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2014
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Rainforest shield, Atherton Tableland, QLD

Rainforest shield, Atherton Tableland, QLD

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Shields
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Atherton Tableland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Shield carved with figurative scenes on sides and fleur de lei motifs along centre, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Shields
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Queensland, Australia
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Shield

Shield

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Shields
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1954
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Man Dreaming (dingari), painted by Anatjarri Tjakamarra, 1972

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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Sandy Blight Junction, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1972
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Club

Club

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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Shield

Shield

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Shields
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South West Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Shield

Shield

Igor Zorich collection
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Shields
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Parrying shield

Parrying shield

JW Lindo collection
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Shields
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Lower Darling River Region, New South Wales, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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Painting depicts several figures and fish

Painting depicts several figures and fish

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bilinjara
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1966
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