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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Woven reed basket

Woven reed basket

Ursula McConnel collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Woven plant fibre basket, with bands of fabric and feathers

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Oval shaped washing basket

Oval shaped washing basket

Noel Keith collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Vertigan
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1958
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Large white flag iris basket made by Patsy Cameron

Large white flag iris basket made by Patsy Cameron

Tayenebe collection
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Aunty Patsy Cameron
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Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Connections by Lennah Newson, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lennah Newson collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Lennah Newson
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2002
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Woven basket base made from matt rush in bound coil formation

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Vicki Couzens
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2002
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Woven basket by Dorothy Dullman

Woven basket by Dorothy Dullman

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous ...
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Coiled Pandanus Palm

Coiled Pandanus Palm

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Grass doll baby dancing

Grass doll baby dancing

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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National Museum of Australia
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1993
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Bark basket

Bark basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 07/09/1973 collection
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Munjalama
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1973
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Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Fibre basket by Janice Nixon, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Janice Nixon
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2008
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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Reed basket

Reed basket

Ursula McConnel collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Ursula H. McConnel
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Woven plant fibre basket

Woven plant fibre basket

W Bateman collection
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Goulburn Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Professor Ronald Berndt collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Paper titled 'Land Claim Yuin Tribe Wallaga Lake, Amended'

Paper titled 'Land Claim Yuin Tribe Wallaga Lake, Amended'

Terry Fox collection
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Wallaga Lake, New South Wales, Australia
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Coiled basket

Coiled basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Melba Gunjarwanga
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1990
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Triangular woven basket

Triangular woven basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Our vote, our future

Our vote, our future

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Terry Fox collection
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Basket decorated with shells

Basket decorated with shells

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Muriel Maynard collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Ms Muriel Maynard
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Basket made from dodder vine and sagg, by Zoe Rimmer

Basket made from dodder vine and sagg, by Zoe Rimmer

Tayenebe collection
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Miss Zoe Rimmer
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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Topumorila
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1965
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Conical basket

Conical basket

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 12/06/1973 collection
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Garangai
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1973
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Woven fibre bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Woven fibre bicornual [bicornuate] basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Palm leaf basket from Port Essington, made by Queenie and Kathleen Cunningham, 2015

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Port Essington collection no. 2
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Cobourg Peninnsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie Cunningham
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2015
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Blueberry fibre basket made by Nannette Shaw

Blueberry fibre basket made by Nannette Shaw

Tayenebe collection
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Ms Nannette Shaw
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Vertical woven split-cane basket

Vertical woven split-cane basket

Dr Gerald Holt collection no. 1
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Northern Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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Wire basket

Wire basket

Thompson Family collection
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Basket

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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Thelma Judson
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2008
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Cylindrical fibre basket

Cylindrical fibre basket

Dr William Warner collection
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Our vote = our future

Our vote = our future

Terry Fox collection
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Political badges
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Plant fibre basket

Plant fibre basket

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Plant fibre basket

Plant fibre basket

Odette O'Neill collection
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Mr Victor L. Stiskin
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1938
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Coconut barsor

Coconut barsor

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Water containers
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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National Museum of Australia
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1993
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Weapon bag by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Weapon bag by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1990
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Split cane basket

Split cane basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Split cane triangular basket

Split cane triangular basket

Martin collection
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1969
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Basket

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Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir John Hubert P. Murray
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1915
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Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yikartu Bumba
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2008
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Basket made of bark - Tiwi group

Basket made of bark - Tiwi group

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Basket made of a malleable bark or paper bark

Basket made of a malleable bark or paper bark

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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'Parrot basket' made from white flag iris fibre and rosella feathers, by Patsy Cameron

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Tayenebe collection
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Aunty Patsy Cameron
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2008
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Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Basket made from New Zealand flax, by Eva Richardson

Basket made from New Zealand flax, by Eva Richardson

Tayenebe collection
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Mrs Eva Richardson
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Fibre basket by Dadda Samson, 2008

Fibre basket by Dadda Samson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Dadda Samson
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2008
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Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Pigmented cylindrical fibre basket

Professor Ronald Berndt collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Pandanus basket

Pandanus basket

Injalak Arts & Craft collection
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Priscilla Badari
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1997
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Palm frond hand fan

Palm frond hand fan

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Grace Barsa
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1992
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Basket

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Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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"'88 DEMONSTRATE DON'T CELEBRATE"

Terry Fox collection
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Political posters
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1988
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Coiled and woven fibre basket, attributed to Thelma Carter, Lake Tyers, Victoria

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Thelma Carter
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Pigmented cylindrical basket

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Galiwin'ku (Elcho Island), Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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