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Rainforest shield, QLD

Rainforest shield, QLD

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Shields
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Queensland, Australia
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1964
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Shield, Castlereagh River area, New South Wales, 1906

Shield, Castlereagh River area, New South Wales, 1906

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Castlereagh River, New South Wales, Australia
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1906
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Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Parrying shield made by Willie Dawson, 2014

Willie Dawson collection
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Shields
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Whyalla, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Willie Dawson
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2014
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Douglas Seaton collection
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Shields
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Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Douglas Seaton
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Shield with white and red ochre

Shield with white and red ochre

Bruce Wright collection
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Shield

Shield

Igor Zorich collection
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Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Shield, by Reggie Jackson, Jamieson Range, Western Australia

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Shields
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Parrying shield, Murray River area, New South Wales

Parrying shield, Murray River area, New South Wales

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shields
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Murray River, Riverina, New South Wales, Australia
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Shield, North Western Australia, late 1920s

Shield, North Western Australia, late 1920s

University of Sydney collection
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Shields
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Shield

Shield

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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North Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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1964
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Shield, desert area of Western Australia, 1915

Shield, desert area of Western Australia, 1915

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Western Australia, Australia
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1915
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Parrying shield

Parrying shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shield -  Aurukun, QLD

Shield - Aurukun, QLD

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

Shield

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Shield

Shield

Jesse Hammond collection
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Gascoyne, Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Shield, Tumut, New South Wales,1899

Shield, Tumut, New South Wales,1899

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Tumut, New South Wales, Australia
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1899
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Shield

Shield

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Shield

Shield

University of Sydney collection
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Gogo, Western Australia, Australia
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1957
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Shield

Shield

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Unknown
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Shield

Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Bow-shaped shield with pokerwork emu and bird designs on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Shield painted with red and white pigment, by Paul Kropinyeri, 1991

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Tandanya collection no. 2
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Paul Kropinyeri
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1991
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Pigmented shield

Pigmented shield

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Henry J. Kripps
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1984
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Shield

Shield

Igor Zorich collection
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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Pilbara, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1897
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Rainforest shield, Tully River area, Queensland made by Andy, 1970

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Gladys Henry collection
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Shields
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Euramo, Tully, Queensland, Australia
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Andy
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1970
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Parrying shield made by Jack Shepherd, Byrock, New South Wales, 1908

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Edmund Milne collection
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Byrock, New South Wales, Australia
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Jack Shepherd
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1908
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Shield

Shield

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1963
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Shield

Shield

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Not provided
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1984
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Shield

Shield

Herbert Keys collection
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1987
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Incised and painted shield, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Mike Pearson collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1930
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Narrow wooden parrying shield

Narrow wooden parrying shield

Kilborn - Goojung Station collection
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Shields
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Parrying shield, Yallock, New South Wales, 1909

Parrying shield, Yallock, New South Wales, 1909

Edmund Milne collection
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Shields
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Yallock, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Shield

Shield

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Shields
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Shield with cross design on front

Shield with cross design on front

Stan Mitchell collection
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Central Murray River Region, Victoria, Australia
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1963
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Shield

Shield

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shield with incised and pigmented zig zag pattern

Shield with incised and pigmented zig zag pattern

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Shields
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Western Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Shield

Shield

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Shields
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Shield, Warburton Range, Western Australia, 1976

Shield, Warburton Range, Western Australia, 1976

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Warburton Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1976
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Pigmented shield

Pigmented shield

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Shields
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Henry J. Kripps
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1984
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Shield

Shield

Florence Gaby collection
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

Patricia Heath collection
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South-west Western Australia, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1982
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

Katherine Stow collection
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Shields
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Shield

Shield

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Shields
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Not provided
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1985
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Pokerwork shield with four trees motifs and animals on anterior, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Scott Rainbow collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Carved wooden shield by Kabol of Sangapi, Bismark Schrader Ranges

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Ken and Amirah Inglis collection
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Shields
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Wooden shield

Wooden shield

Papuan Official collection
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Trobriand Islands, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1923
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Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Majarrka shield by Yanpiyarti Ned Cox, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Shields
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yanpiyarti N. Cox
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2007
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Shield, Lower Murray River area, South Australia

Shield, Lower Murray River area, South Australia

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Shields
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Mulga wood shield by Andy Tjilari, 1975

Diana James collection
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Andy Tjilari
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1975
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Shield

Shield

Jesse Hammond collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1957
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Rainforest shield, Barron River, QLD - collected by Ursula McConnel, 1930s

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Ursula McConnel collection
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Shields
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Barron River, Queensland, Australia
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1930
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Shield

Shield

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Shields
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Gabriella Roy collection
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Shields
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Victoria, Australia
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1986
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Elongate oval red pigmented wooden shield [Lyurulyuru Dreaming], painted by Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa, 1972

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Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Shields
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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1972
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Shield

Shield

I Steer and Co collection
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1974
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