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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Cups and saucers
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Bean Car Company
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1925
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china sugar bowl with a transfer on the side titled 'The Speaker's Chair, Parliament House Canberra, Federal Territory'

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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1920
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Djara - Double sided hooked spear

Djara - Double sided hooked spear

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Spearheads
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alan Ngainbak
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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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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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1920
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Standing Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Protestant Irish nationalist convict William Smith O'Brien

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1848
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Malawidiwidi (Dua moiety - albatross)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wayne Ashley
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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1920
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Protestant Irish nationalist convict William Smith O'Brien

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1848
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Octagonal white bone china cup, featuring a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair, and a matching saucer

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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1920
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Souvenir printed china bowl of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth's Royal Tour 1949

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Margaret O'Callaghan collection
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Bowls
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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King George VI
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1949
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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1920
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Poster - NAIDOC Week 1988

Poster - NAIDOC Week 1988

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Event posters
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1988
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Hobbles Damian
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Naidoc Week 1988 poster - Recognise and share the survival of the oldest culture in the world!

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1988
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Souvenir octagonal white bone china side plate with a picture of the Speaker of the House of Representatives chair

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Wooden container with a painted design depicting a bird flying over a landscape

Wooden container with a painted design depicting a bird flyi...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Containers
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Bark painting depicting the wild potato totem of a number of clans linked to a Dreaming site called Mangu

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Janggawangga
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1984
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Bush Tucker by George Jangawanga

Bush Tucker by George Jangawanga

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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Jangawanga
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Bark painting titled 'Hunting and Gathering'.

Bark painting titled 'Hunting and Gathering'.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Barrngbarrga Dance, by Jack Larrangkay.

Barrngbarrga Dance, by Jack Larrangkay.

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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jack Larrangkay
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Rectangular white bone china cake plate with a transfer on it titled 'The Speaker's Chair, Parliament House Canberra, Federal Territory'

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Shelley Potteries
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1920
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Souvenir milk jug with a transfer on the side titled The Speaker's Chair, Parliament House Canberra, Federal Territory

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Allen and Helena Lister collection
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Milk jugs
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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1920
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Bark painting depicting Rainbow Lorikeets in a tree

Bark painting depicting Rainbow Lorikeets in a tree

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Norah Bindul
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1984
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Mudjela

Mudjela

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Doris Mudjela Nabanardi
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Carving of a female figure with grass skirt, by Kaiwulan, Jack Kelly

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Wood carvings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Jack K. Kaiwulan
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Martin collection
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Stone artefacts
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rivers

Rivers

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Dot painting

Dot painting

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Decorated digging stick or club

Decorated digging stick or club

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Digging sticks
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Carved wooden container covered in pigmented decoration featuring figurative images and cross hatching

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Containers
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Victor Bon Bon
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1983
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Goanna's egg laying by S.M.Assan

Goanna's egg laying by S.M.Assan

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Dot painting of  two artefacts

Dot painting of two artefacts

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Painting depicts two stylised trees, with 21 black flying fox hanging from branches and four crocodiles waiting in water below

Painting depicts two stylised trees, with 21 black flying fo...

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Norah Bindul
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1984
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Bark painting depicting emus.

Bark painting depicting emus.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Dot painting featuring a black cross pattern with five concentric circles with orange and yellow background

Dot painting featuring a black cross pattern with five conce...

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bark painting depicting a kangaroo and echidna.

Bark painting depicting a kangaroo and echidna.

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Cockatoo

Cockatoo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane Dooleygutjimana
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1984
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Dot painting of an x-ray kangaroo

Dot painting of an x-ray kangaroo

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Stone blade [stone implement]

Martin collection
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carpet Snake Dreaming

Carpet Snake Dreaming

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Priscilla N. Escobar
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1996
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Dot painting featuring a line, horse shoe and oval shape

Dot painting featuring a line, horse shoe and oval shape

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Ochre painting of three barramundi, 1994

Ochre painting of three barramundi, 1994

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Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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1994
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Moon Dance by Barney Tjuparnboy

Moon Dance by Barney Tjuparnboy

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Bark paintings
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Jarruluk, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barney Tjuparnboy
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