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Bugle grass necklace

Bugle grass necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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String necklace

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Glass bead necklace

Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Glass bead necklace

Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bugle grass necklace

Bugle grass necklace

Ursula McConnel collection
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Necklaces
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Archer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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Conical hat woven from coconut leaves

Conical hat woven from coconut leaves

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Hats
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lily Gabey
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1992
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Fibre string necklace

Fibre string necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Necklaces
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1920
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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 necklace, Ernabella SA

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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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Aboriginal Art Gallery 26/09/1973 collection
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Necklaces
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String necklace

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Handpainted gumnut and ininti seed necklace made by Langaliki de Rose

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Necklaces
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Langaliki de Rose
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Plastic bead necklace

Plastic bead necklace

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Prince of Wales (Muralung) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Austr...
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Alice Loban
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1992
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Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Snake bone necklace, made by Vernon Graham

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Necklaces
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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2001
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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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Bugle grass necklace

Bugle grass necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Necklaces
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1926
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr S D. Burrows
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1914
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Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford B. Robinson
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1993
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Reed necklace

Reed necklace

Gerhardt Laves collection
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Necklaces
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Nautilus shell necklace from Northern Queensland

Nautilus shell necklace from Northern Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Necklaces
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1934
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Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp necklace by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Necklaces
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MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cartoons
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Alan Moir
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Political cartoon titled 'MABO', by Geoff Pryor, 1993

Political cartoon titled 'MABO', by Geoff Pryor, 1993

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Political cartoons
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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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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Bush nut necklace

Bush nut necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Necklaces
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bonita Bennett
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1992
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Nautilus shell necklace from Northern Queensland

Nautilus shell necklace from Northern Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Necklaces
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Northern Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bugle grass on fibre string from Cairns, Queensland

Bugle grass on fibre string from Cairns, Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Reed necklace

Reed necklace

Keith Goddard collection
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East Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Seed pod necklace

Seed pod necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Necklaces
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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Reed necklace

Reed necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Necklaces
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Department of the Parliamentary Library Information Storage and Retrieval System A guide through the Mabo maze

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Terry Fox collection
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Government records
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1993
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Cook Islands
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Mr Victor Carell
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1969
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Fish bone necklace

Fish bone necklace

Dr William Warner collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Murray Island Dancers - Greetings from Torres Strait

Murray Island Dancers - Greetings from Torres Strait

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Photographic postcards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Murray Island Dance Group
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1992
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Man's leather necklace with yellow crayfish horn pendant

Man's leather necklace with yellow crayfish horn pendant

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Necklaces
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Moa Island, St Paul's, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Fred Pilot
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1992
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Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Plerelare shell necklace, made by Betty Grace

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Betty Grace collection
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Necklaces
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Tasmania, Australia
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Betty Grace
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Shell pendant necklace

Shell pendant necklace

Enid Bowden collection
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Necklaces
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Organic material necklace

Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Grass doll

Grass doll

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Seed pod necklace

Seed pod necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shell money necklace

Shell money necklace

Geoff Dennis collection
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Solomon Islands, Oceania
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Shell and abrus seed necklace

Shell and abrus seed necklace

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Necklaces
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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2001
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Bush nut necklace

Bush nut necklace

Claire Smith collection
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Necklaces
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Beswick, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bonita Bennett
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1992
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Organic material necklace

Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Seed necklace

Seed necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Fibre string necklace

Fibre string necklace

JW Lindo collection
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Necklaces
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Necklaces
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Macropod incisor necklace

Macropod incisor necklace

Gabriella Roy collection
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Necklaces
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Not provided
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1986
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Necklet

Necklet

Papuan Official collection
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Necklaces
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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Organic material necklace

Organic material necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bugle grass on fibre string

Bugle grass on fibre string

Dr William Warner collection
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Glass bead necklace

Glass bead necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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