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Crab in seaweed hides from predators

Crab in seaweed hides from predators

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Album of pressed seaweed specimens collected around Port Phillip Bay, 1859 -1882

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Port Phillip seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Morrison
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1851
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'Driving the others with reins of pink sea-weed' - by  Ida Outhwaite

'Driving the others with reins of pink sea-weed' - by Ida O...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Portrait of an Aboriginal person holding seaweed, by Revel Cooper, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Revel Cooper
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1976
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Album of pressed seaweed and moss specimens collected at Port Arthur, Van Diemens Land, 1836

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Port Arthur seaweed album collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Marineer shells prior to treatment and stained overall with ...

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lola Greeno collection
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Shells
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Rex Greeno
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Album of pressed seaweed specimens collected by Charles Morrison around Port Phillip Bay, 1852 -1882

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Charles Morrison collection
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Botanical specimens
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Morrison
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1852
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Small number of bagged marineer shells prior to treatment a...

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Lola Greeno collection
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Shells
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Rex Greeno
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Postcard with the following title

Postcard with the following title "Lallah Rookh. TRUGANINI. ...

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Bruny Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Truganini
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Painting depicts fish and other creatures

Painting depicts fish and other creatures

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanganarralil
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1965
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Kelp basket by Vicki West, 2003

Kelp basket by Vicki West, 2003

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
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Baskets
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vicki West
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Organza batik scarf by Atipalku Intjalki, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Atipalku Intjalki
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1971
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Abalone shell [component of A Blanket Return]

Abalone shell [component of A Blanket Return]

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Julie Gough collection
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Sculptures
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Dr Julie Gough
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Toy theatre scenery, foot piece depicting a beachscape

Toy theatre scenery, foot piece depicting a beachscape

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatre scenery
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Toy theatre scenery for 'The Blind Boy', Scene 4 - wing

Toy theatre scenery for 'The Blind Boy', Scene 4 - wing

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatre scenery
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Toy theatre scenery for 'The Blind Boy', Scene 4 - base feature

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatre scenery
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Painting depicts catfish and swordfish

Painting depicts catfish and swordfish

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djunmal
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1965
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Dugong and baby

Peter Redlich collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Toy theatre scenery for 'The Blind Boy', Scene 4 - wing

Toy theatre scenery for 'The Blind Boy', Scene 4 - wing

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatre scenery
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Ship called Linda Fell

Ship called Linda Fell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Toy theatre scenery for 'The Silver Palace', Scene 3 - top drop

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Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatre scenery
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Breakfast cup and saucer made for Dudley Fereday 'Sheriff of Van Diemen's Land', 1825

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Dudley Fereday collection
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Cups and saucers
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Staffordshire, England
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Chamberlain Worcester Factory
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1825
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Coffee cup made for Dudley Fereday 'Sheriff of Van Diemen's Land', 1825

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Dudley Fereday collection
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Cups
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Staffordshire, England
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Chamberlain Worcester Factory
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1825
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Tea cup made for Dudley Fereday 'Sheriff of Van Diemen's Land', 1825

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Dudley Fereday collection
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Staffordshire, England
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Chamberlain Worcester Factory
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1825
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Man swimming holding a spear

Man swimming holding a spear

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Platter made for Dudley Fereday 'Sheriff of Van Diemen's Land', 1825

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Dudley Fereday collection
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Staffordshire, England
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Chamberlain Worcester Factory
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1825
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Painting depicts the story of the Yirritja Crocodile men who steal fire from the Dua Blanket Lizard men

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mutitbuy
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1974
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Bark painting including two figures in a canoe entitled Boatmen - Yatikpa by Bakulangay Marawili

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Bakulangay Marawili
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Portrait of Jessie Brown Magee (nee Morrison)

Portrait of Jessie Brown Magee (nee Morrison)

Charles Morrison collection
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Sepia photographs
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Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Morrison
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Iolene Knollen Magee with her sister Myra Myrtle Magee outside the family home 'Braintree', Moonee Ponds, about 1900

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Charles Morrison collection
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Sepia photographs
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Moonee Ponds, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Charles Morrison
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 'The Fire Dreaming' by Mutitjpuy Mununjgurr, Yirrkala, 1967

'The Fire Dreaming' by Mutitjpuy Mununjgurr, Yirrkala, 1967

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mutitjpuy Munungurr
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1967
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'The Bremer Island Turtle Man' by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan 1 Marika
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1967
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