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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page collection
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Khaki canvas haversack associated with Milo Dunphy

Khaki canvas haversack associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Jute bale pack

Jute bale pack

Julie and Antoine Bos collection
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Linen bag

Linen bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wool bale pack bag

Wool bale pack bag

Grazcos collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Grazcos Shearing
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1986
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Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Canvas bag that has a metal hook in the back

Rae Page collection
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Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Money bag used at the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

Conway Tighe collection
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Purari River, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Francis E. Williams
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1922
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Calico drawstring bag

Calico drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cloth drawstring bag

Cloth drawstring bag

Jean Galbraith collection
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1948
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Long narrow mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1948
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Accessories bag

Accessories bag

Les Hiddins collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Les Hiddins
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1915
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Red, white and black woven string bag

Red, white and black woven string bag

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 4
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Victor Carell
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1955
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form a square bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form a square bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1984
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White paper sample bags used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Bag and Doilies

Bag and Doilies

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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String bag

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Gnarmelaga
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1966
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Bag containing four bandages

Thompson Family collection
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Bark cloth bag containing gum

Bark cloth bag containing gum

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1915
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Kitbag

Kitbag

Parsons collection
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Mr John Parsons
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Woven woollen bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Bethel
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1976
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Northern Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Sir Hubert Murray
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1927
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String bag

String bag

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maggie Konadjilidjili
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1966
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Striped rectangular string bag made from three bark fibres, coloured tan, white and dark orange

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Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gulidja Durilla
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1992
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String bag made from Kurrajong bark fibre

String bag made from Kurrajong bark fibre

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1915
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Woven string bag with feathered bands

Woven string bag with feathered bands

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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Woven bag made in the traditional way of Aboriginal people of the Ivanhoe District of New South Wales

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Eliza Kennedy collection
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Eliza Kennedy
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1992
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Striped rectangular string bag made from three bark fibres, coloured tan, white and dark orange

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Groote Eylandt Women's Material collection
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Angurugu, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Menanga Durilla
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1992
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Australia Post No.2 white canvas post bag, 1981

Australia Post Historical collection
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1981
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Woven spinifex and raffia handbag by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2006

Woven spinifex and raffia handbag by Tjunkaya Tapaya, 2006

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 8
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2006
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Canvas fieldwork knapsack and contents used by Ernest Hodgkin

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Ernest Hodgkin Trust for Estuary Education and Research collection
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String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Allan Coogan collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gunal Madarrpa
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1970
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Cloth bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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String bag

String bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Woven bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Hessian sack

ET Fealy collection
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String bag made of two-ply fibre string knotted without join...

Edmund Milne collection
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Cloth drawstring bag

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calico bag

Calico bag

Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Ulmarra, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Muriel E. McPhee
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1916
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String bag without a handle

String bag without a handle

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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White canvas post bag, printed with 'Postmaster General Australia, inaugural flight, Boeing 707 Jet Service, Sydney-Honolulu, 29 July 1959, QANTAS Empire Airways'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Post
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1959
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Gawtaiba
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1973
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Woven bag

Woven bag

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1922
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Small woven bag

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Angkaliya Brumby
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