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Bark painting depicting Macassans boiling down trepang by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1964

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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Bark painting depicting a Macassan prau with four sailors, a tripod mast, mast sail, anchor and steering sweep

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1965
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The  Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

The Wawilag Spirits of Marwiyu - A Mandalbui Dreaming.

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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Bark painting depicting the Wawilak Sisters story by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1965
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Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Gagarrar, Menyaba and Wuluwulg - a Bremer Island story

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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'Death and Mortuary Rites' by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1967

'Death and Mortuary Rites' by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 196...

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1967
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Bayini at Wapilinya Island, 1965

Bayini at Wapilinya Island, 1965

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depcits a Seagull Ranga sent out by Mathinna to attend Moulin's mortuary rites

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Mortuary rites

Mortuary rites

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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depicts fish, turtles, four figures and goannas

Painting depicts fish, turtles, four figures and goannas

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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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Snake.

Snake.

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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1967
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Djambuwal.

Djambuwal.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Painting depicts two turtles

Painting depicts two turtles

J Davidson collection no. 2
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Wawaluk.

Wawaluk.

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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depicts hunters with spears & tall spearthrowers

Painting depicts hunters with spears & tall spearthrowers

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Painting depicts stingrays

Painting depicts stingrays

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Djambuwal with clubs (balaidt) and spears.

Djambuwal with clubs (balaidt) and spears.

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