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Fabric length, 'Goanna', screenprinted, Frances Burke Fabrics Pty Ltd, Victoria, Australia, 1940

Fabric length, 'Goanna', screenprinted, Frances Burke Fabrics Pty Ltd, Victoria, Australia, 1940.

Pink brown on white cotton dobby, slightly waved lines running horizontally, every 2nd line being interspersed with 5 trapezoid shapes containing different motifs; spiral, goanna, tortoise. Repeat design every 2 motif lines.
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