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Woven string bag with feathered bands

Woven string bag with feathered bands

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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String bag

String bag

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

String bag

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

String bag

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

String bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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String bag

String bag

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

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Kopanga, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Anajilwa
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1973
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String bag

String bag

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

String bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Headband of feathers and fibre string

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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headband of fibre string and feathers

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

String bag

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Bags
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1986
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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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Mary Gnarmelaga
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1966
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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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String bag

String bag

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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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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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Twirled string with interspersed bird feathers

Twirled string with interspersed bird feathers

Bruce Wright collection
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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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

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Nellie Kendall
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1987
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String bag

String bag

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Bags
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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String bag

String bag

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Conical-shaped pandanus bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wilfred Nalandarra
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1984
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String bag

String bag

Reverend A Dyer collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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String bag

R Tjambulu and E Maranini collection
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Yarramundi Reach, Acton, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Au...
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Ms Ruth Tjambulu
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1987
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String bag

String bag

Professor WEH Stanner collection no. 1
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Twined pandanus string bag

Twined pandanus string bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1975
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh string bag

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

Dr William Warner collection
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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh string bag

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Dr William Warner collection
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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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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Bags
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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String bag

String bag

Enid Bowden collection
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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String bag

String bag

University of Sydney collection
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Knotted string bag

Knotted string bag

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Emu feather headdress

Emu feather headdress

Stan Mitchell collection
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Headdresses
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Biting bag

Biting bag

Charles Hart collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Emu feather head ornament

Stan Mitchell collection
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Head ornaments
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String bag

String bag

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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String bag

String bag

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Bags
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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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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Bags
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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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String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nichols

String bag made from unknown fibre, by Verna Nichols

Tayenebe collection
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Baskets
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Verna Nichols
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Feathered necklet with black and red beads

Feathered necklet with black and red beads

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Necklaces
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Biting bag from North-east Arnhem Land, NT

Biting bag from North-east Arnhem Land, NT

Dr William Warner collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr William L. Warner
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1926
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Armband of fibre string

Armband of fibre string

Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mrs Bangguyarri Dhamarrandji
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1975
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Biting bag from North-east Arnhem Land, NT

Biting bag from North-east Arnhem Land, NT

Dr William Warner collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr William L. Warner
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1926
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Magpie goosewing feather fan

Magpie goosewing feather fan

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 3
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Fans
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harry Lamilami
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1966
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Looped string bag, Arnhem Land NT

Looped string bag, Arnhem Land NT

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Photographs
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala, 1948

Mesh bag formed from two-ply looped fibre-string - Yirrkala,...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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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 bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow bag

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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