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Blue card with 38mm-wide tulle edging wrapped around it

Blue card with 38mm-wide tulle edging wrapped around it

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1866
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Piece of felt

Piece of felt

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Piece of checked red, white and green fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Keeping it Safe

Keeping it Safe

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Delia Summers collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Delia Summers
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Black cotton fabric

Black cotton fabric

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, about 1975, Ernabella SA

Scarf by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, about 1975, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1970
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Organza batik length by Angkuna Kulyuru, about 1986, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkuna Kulyuru
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1986
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Cotton batik length by Yipati Riley, 1981, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik length by Yipati Riley, 1981, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yipati Riley
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1981
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Length with pink and black screen print designs

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bede Tungatalum
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Dark green silk fabric piece

Dark green silk fabric piece

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Black silk fabric piece

Black silk fabric piece

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan

An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Cream voile fabric piece, with black velvet dots

Cream voile fabric piece, with black velvet dots

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Batik textile length by Yanyi Baker, about 1986, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yanyi
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1986
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Length of cream fabric

Length of cream fabric

Bridge Family collection no. 6
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Costume & Textile Society
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An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan

An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Batik textile length by Janet, Ernabella SA

Batik textile length by Janet, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Janet
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1971
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Silk batik scarf by Tjunkaya Tapaya, Ernabella SA

Silk batik scarf by Tjunkaya Tapaya, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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1971
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Handwoven tapestry length made for an interior screen

Handwoven tapestry length made for an interior screen

Turner Family collection
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Panel of white broderie anglais

Panel of white broderie anglais

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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Length of screen printed fabric in orange and brown, from Ba...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Salmon pink shot silk fabric

Salmon pink shot silk fabric

Bridge Family collection no. 6
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Costume & Textile Society
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Rayon batik textile length by Atipalku Intjalki, Ernabella SA

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Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Atipalku Intjalki
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1971
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Black taffeta off-cut

Black taffeta off-cut

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Printed fabric by Merrill Girrabuyl

Printed fabric by Merrill Girrabuyl

Injalak Arts & Craft collection
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Merrill Girrabul
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1997
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Silk batik scarf by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Silk batik scarf by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1971
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Screenprinted blue fabric

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Cotton batik fabric length by a school student, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik fabric length by a school student, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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1971
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Yellow fabric depicting a kangaroo and other emblems of the British Commonwealth of Nations

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Terence Lane collection
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Screen-printed abstract print on fabric

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Cream satin skirt panel

Cream satin skirt panel

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cotton batik fabric length, about 1986

Cotton batik fabric length, about 1986

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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Length of cotton cloth printed with an abstract batik design

Length of cotton cloth printed with an abstract batik design

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1994
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Length of screen printed denim fabric in browns, by Bede Tun...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bede Tungatalum
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UN Decade for Women Conference, July 1985, Nairobi/Kenya

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Nairobi, Kenya
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Red, white and blue striped fabric piece

Red, white and blue striped fabric piece

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Bunya Mountains

Bunya Mountains

Workshop Arts Centre collection no. 2
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Silk batik fabric length by Angkaliya Brumby, Ernabella SA

Silk batik fabric length by Angkaliya Brumby, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Angkaliya Brumby
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1971
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An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan.

An off-cut of white, grey and black tartan.

Beverly Silby collection
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Mrs Beverly Silby
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Fabric with red, black, white and yellow trim

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Cotton weave runner

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Aqua satin fabric piece with gold metallic applique

Aqua satin fabric piece with gold metallic applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cream satin fabric piece with gold metallic applique

Cream satin fabric piece with gold metallic applique

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cotton batik fabric length by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik fabric length by Nungalka Stanley, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjariya (. Stanley
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1971
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