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American fighter aeroplane headdress by Mafali Nona

American fighter aeroplane headdress by Mafali Nona

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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Mafili Nona
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Wooden crocodile carving headdress with grass covered plastic headpiece

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Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Dance ornament model aeroplane

Dance ornament model aeroplane

Eseli collection
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Headdresses
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Badu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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James Eseli
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1999
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Headdress decorated with shells and feathers, made by Audi Gibuma of Boigu Island

Headdress decorated with shells and feathers, made by Audi G...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Headdresses
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Boigu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Audie Gibuma
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1992
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British Mitchell carrier aeroplane headdress

British Mitchell carrier aeroplane headdress

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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Torres Strait, ,
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Mr Solomon Ahmat
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Latvian red felt headdress

Latvian red felt headdress

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Riga, Latvia
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Unknown
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1942
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British fighter aeroplane headdress by James Eseli

British fighter aeroplane headdress by James Eseli

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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James Eseli
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Triple Beizam Headdress with Reef Fish, by Ken Thaiday Senior

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Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Emu feather headdress

Emu feather headdress

Stan Mitchell collection
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Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

George Nona collection
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Torres Strait, ,
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Mr George Nona
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Mornington Island headdress made by Dick Roughsey and worn by him at Keith and Elsie de Witte's wedding in 1955

Mornington Island headdress made by Dick Roughsey and worn b...

Keith and Elsie de Witte collection
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Headdresses
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1955
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Mayngu Dhoeri pearlshell headdress made by Sipau Audi Gibuma

Mayngu Dhoeri pearlshell headdress made by Sipau Audi Gibuma

Sipau Audi Gibuma Headdress collection
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Headdresses
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Boigu Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sipau Audi Gibuma
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1990
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Beizam triple hammershark headdress sculpture or dance mask, by Ken Thaiday Senior

Beizam triple hammershark headdress sculpture or dance mask,...

Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Dari headdress

Dari headdress

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Carolus Isua OAM
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Dhari (headdress) by George Nona, 2007

Dhari (headdress) by George Nona, 2007

George Nona collection
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Torres Strait, ,
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Mr George Nona
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2007
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'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Headdresses
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Hammerhead shark (Beizam) headdress, by Ken Thaiday Senior

Hammerhead shark (Beizam) headdress, by Ken Thaiday Senior

Ken Thaiday collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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1999
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Headdress

Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2008

'Kumunungku' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Headdresses
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Ngumpan, Western Australia, Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2008
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Headdress

Headdress

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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Headdress

Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Human hair and animal fur headband

Human hair and animal fur headband

Horne-Bowie collection
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Headdresses
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Costume headdress

Costume headdress

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Dhari headdress by Horace Nona

Dhari headdress by Horace Nona

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Horace Nona
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Thippa Thippa bird costume headdress

Thippa Thippa bird costume headdress

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Headdresses
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Dhari headdress mounted in wooden frame, by Horace Nona

Dhari headdress mounted in wooden frame, by Horace Nona

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Horace Nona
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Headdress, featuring two sets of feathers embedded in a circle

Headdress, featuring two sets of feathers embedded in a circ...

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Headdresses
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Headdress

Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Headdresses
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr A P. Lyons
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1915
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Dari headdress

Dari headdress

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Headdress

Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Leo Austen
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1919
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Headdress

Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Dhari headdress made by John Ketchell at Broome WA

Dhari headdress made by John Ketchell at Broome WA

John Ketchell collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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John Ketchell
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2001
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Headdress

Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Conical-shaped headdress

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Headdresses
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Headdress that forms part of the

Headdress that forms part of the "Old Father" costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Dhari ornamental arched headdress, by John Barsa

Dhari ornamental arched headdress, by John Barsa

Drums of Mer Dance Group collection
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Headdresses
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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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Parrot feather headdress

Parrot feather headdress

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Headdresses
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not known
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1969
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Feather and wicker headdress

Feather and wicker headdress

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Headdress support

Headdress support

Papuan Official collection
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Headdresses
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Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr Frederick Chisholm
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1915
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Boy Initiate costume headdress

Boy Initiate costume headdress

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Headdresses
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Dhari, by Horace Nona

Dhari, by Horace Nona

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Horace Nona
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Headdress consisting of a large flat piece of resin with a single layer of white cockatoo feathers

Headdress consisting of a large flat piece of resin with a s...

Silas Wolmby collection
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Headdresses
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Silas Wolmby
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1999
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Headdress

Headdress

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Headdress made from strands of white rope

Headdress made from strands of white rope

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Conical hat featuring a Rainbow totemic pattern

Conical hat featuring a Rainbow totemic pattern

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not known
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1960
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Dhari, by Horace Nona

Dhari, by Horace Nona

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Horace Nona
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Green and black headress from Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Green and black headress from Priscilla Queen of the Desert

Colin Dent collection
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Headdresses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colin Dent
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2000
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Hat with veil for Hungarian gala dress, worn by Eva Castley in 1974

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Eva Castley collection
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Headdresses
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Lajos '. Gyenge
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1972
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Ceremonial dance headdress -

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Headdresses
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1979
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Central Australian Ceremonial headdress

Central Australian Ceremonial headdress

Central Australian Ceremonial Headdress collection
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Headdresses
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'Pukurti' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

'Pukurti' by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Headdresses
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Headdress for the

Headdress for the "Lightning woman" understudy costume made...

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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1970
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Headdress that forms part of the

Headdress that forms part of the "Little Whirlwind" costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Dari headdress

Dari headdress

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Headdresses from a Kangaroo Man costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Ceremonial dance headdress

Ceremonial dance headdress

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Headdresses
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Headdress that forms part of the 'Little Whirlwind' costume

Headdress that forms part of the 'Little Whirlwind' costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Headdress made from strands of white rope

Headdress made from strands of white rope

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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