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Paintbrush or stirrer

Paintbrush or stirrer

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Artists equipment
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Sheet of predominantly red cardboard with wax marks on the surface

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Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Box containing three brushes

Box containing three brushes

Hallmark Finance Limited collection
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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The Valley Mill
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Wooden decorated dotting comb from Melville or Bathurst Island

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Not provided
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1974
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Pigment applicator or brush

Pigment applicator or brush

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Pigment applicator or brush

Pigment applicator or brush

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Paintbrush or stirrer

Paintbrush or stirrer

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Paddy Henry's paint stirrer

Paddy Henry's paint stirrer

Milikapiti Council collection
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Artists equipment
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Ter...
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Freddy P. Moonnrnmine
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Basket contains artitsts equipment

Basket contains artitsts equipment

Margaret Coen collection
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Artists equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Coen
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Sheet of cardboard with wax marks on the surface, and ADA

Sheet of cardboard with wax marks on the surface, and ADA

Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Artists equipment
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Tin box with hinged lid containing various wrirting implements, paint brush, screws and nuts

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Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Holder's stirrer, post number one

Holder's stirrer, post number one

Milikapiti Council collection
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Holder Adams
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Sheet of cardboard with wax marks on the surface, and two holes

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Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Diploma Instant Milk can

Diploma Instant Milk can

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1993 collection
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Stick used to apply paint

Stick used to apply paint

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tunga making implement -  small shaped stick

Tunga making implement - small shaped stick

Kenny Brown collection
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Pallete and brush

Pallete and brush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paddy Freddy's paint stirrer number 2

Paddy Freddy's paint stirrer number 2

Milikapiti Council collection
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Freddy P. Moonnrnmine
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Sandpaper, used in making a long-haired paint brush

Sandpaper, used in making a long-haired paint brush

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Artists equipment
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Dotting comb

Dotting comb

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Lithograph rubbing stick

Lithograph rubbing stick

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Artists equipment
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Small green paper wrapped parcel of compressed charcoal

Small green paper wrapped parcel of compressed charcoal

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Paint box and tubes of paint

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Batik making tools

Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Packet of lithographic wax block

Packet of lithographic wax block

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Stick

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Artists equipment
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Deaconess Winifred M. Hilliard
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1954
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Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making process

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Artists equipment
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tray and paintbrush

Milikapiti Council collection
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Paddy Henry
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Packet of lithographic wax block

Packet of lithographic wax block

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Wooden mixing stick associated with a Tunga made by Kenny Brown, 2013

Wooden mixing stick associated with a Tunga made by Kenny Br...

Kenny Brown collection
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Mr Kenny Brown
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Box with painting brushes inside

Box with painting brushes inside

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Batik making tools

Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Five-tooth dotting comb

Five-tooth dotting comb

Tiwi Arts Network collection
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Yellow box containing black square sticks of drawing material

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Frank and John Burdett collection
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Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making process

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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China
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Artists brushes box containing brushes

Artists brushes box containing brushes

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Artists equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Four-tooth dotting comb

Four-tooth dotting comb

Tiwi Arts Network collection
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Artists equipment
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Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making process

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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China
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Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making process

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Artists equipment
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Set of gouache paints

Set of gouache paints

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Artists equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Box containing black square sticks of drawing material

Box containing black square sticks of drawing material

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Artists equipment
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Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making process

Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making proc...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Artists equipment
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Collection of items found in artist Margaret Coen's basket o...

Margaret Coen collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Margaret Coen
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Stone used by Mulkun Wirrpanda for grinding ochres - Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Artists equipment
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Box containing black square sticks of drawing material

Box containing black square sticks of drawing material

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pallete and brushes

Milikapiti Council collection
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Sandpaper, used in making a long-haired paint brush

Sandpaper, used in making a long-haired paint brush

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Artists equipment
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Red pigment used by Mulkun Wirrpanda - Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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White pigment used by Mulkun Wirrpanda - Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making process

Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making proc...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Artists equipment
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Fine-tooth dotting comb

Fine-tooth dotting comb

Tiwi Arts Network collection
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Artists equipment
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Box containing black square sticks of drawing material

Box containing black square sticks of drawing material

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Artists equipment
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Black pigment used by Mulkun Wirrpanda - Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Yellow pigment used by Mulkun Wirrpanda - Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making process

Paint brush used to apply wax in Ernabella batik making proc...

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Eight short pieces of wood cut from pencils, paint brushes, ...

Tandanya collection no. 3
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Dotting comb

Dotting comb

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1957
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Breeze block used by Mulkun Wirrpanda - Buku-Larrnggay Mulka Centre

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection no. 2
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Piece of chipboard

Dr Jeannie Devitt collection no. 1
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Drawing pencils

Drawing pencils

Frank and John Burdett collection
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