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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Child's drawing - Langus Williams' Mother

Child's drawing - Langus Williams' Mother

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Langus Williams
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Unknown
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Brown envelope

Brown envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Wooden skis

Wooden skis

George and Robert Dovers collection
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Skis
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Antarctica
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Robert G. Dovers
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1951
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Night Peter

Night Peter

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Job application letter, 18 August 1874

Job application letter, 18 August 1874

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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1874
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Wooden stamp

Wooden stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Postcard with photograph captioned A Station Homestead

Postcard with photograph captioned A Station Homestead

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Cataract Gorge from the air, Launceston, Tas

Cataract Gorge from the air, Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Cartoon of five male politicians brawling

Cartoon of five male politicians brawling

Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Child's drawing Beach living by Catherine

Child's drawing Beach living by Catherine

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Catherine
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Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Djambarrpuyngu Mortuary Rites.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyiwuy
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Bunte magazine

Bunte magazine

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Magazine clippings
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Peace it together Vote Vallentine Senate 1

Peace it together Vote Vallentine Senate 1

Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Part of a letter

Part of a letter

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Length of plaited cord or rope used by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

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D J Mulvaney collection
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Ropes
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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Christmas decoration

Christmas decoration

Margaret Twiss collection
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Christmas decorations
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Beaumont, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Twiss
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1960
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Harnessing the dogs and preparing to start on a sledging expedition

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shield

Shield

Horne-Bowie collection
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Shields
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Bruce Tchinburur
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Invitation addressed to Miss Faithfull from Mr and Mrs Twynam on the marriage of their daughter, 14 February 1901.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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Noticee: visitors are permitted to see those persons who are committed for trial on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Signs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1892
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Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Postcard - After Twenty Round Battle. Jack Johnson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wet specimen - Horse - brain

Wet specimen - Horse - brain

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Colour poster with the caption Buy New Zealand honey, issued by the Empire Marketing Board

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National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Advertising posters
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England
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GRANVILLE SHOW, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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Sydney Hospital

Sydney Hospital

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Crystal Palace
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A scene with waterfront buildings

A scene with waterfront buildings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing - Parumparuma changed bird

Child's drawing - Parumparuma changed bird

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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'Medicine Story' painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1971

'Medicine Story' painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1971

Uta Uta Tjangala collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Square white cotton table centre cloth made by Una May Roadknight at Orbost, Victoria, in 1906

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Una May Irvine collection no. 1
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Table linen
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Orbost, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Una M. Irvine
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1906
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Terence Pootchemunka
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Emanuel Brothers cash book June 1946 - September 1951

Emanuel Brothers cash book June 1946 - September 1951

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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King Street, Sydney, NSW

King Street, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss G. Maud
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Australia. Manly Beach. Sydney

Australia. Manly Beach. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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News from World Bakels

News from World Bakels

ET Fealy collection
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Magazines
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - Darwin

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1931
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Receipt from J B Young Ltd dated 5 August 1926

Receipt from J B Young Ltd dated 5 August 1926

J B Young Ltd collection
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Receipts
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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1926
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Wooden club, whcih tapers from a broad distal end bearing a pigmented fish to a two-pronged proximal end

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Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies - Australian National Un...
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Clubs
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Ramingining, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dick S. Mewirri
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1984
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WHARF, MANLY, N.S.W.

WHARF, MANLY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Receipt sent from Lake Bathurst Shoeing Forge to George Ernest Faithfull, October 1908

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Receipts
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Lake Bathurst Shoeing Forge
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1908
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Child's drawing - The whistle ducks fanning the rainbow by Lucia Carlingun, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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ELIZABETH ST SYDNEY

ELIZABETH ST SYDNEY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sun motif

Sun motif

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Club

Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Clubs
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Lower Murray River, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Thompson Open Singles tennis trophy

Thompson Open Singles tennis trophy

Thompson Family collection
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Trophies
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Bark painting depicting a totemic crocodile by Yirawala, Croker Island, 1965

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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1965
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Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
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Stone artefacts
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Portland, Victoria, Australia
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Armband

Armband

Charles Hart collection
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Metal box with three compartments containing betting tickets

Metal box with three compartments containing betting tickets

Jim McMahon collection
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Gambling equipment
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Jim McMahon
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1983
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Bottle of wine labelled 'P.S. Enterprise Angove's Woodpile White

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Graeme Niehus collection
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Wine Bottles
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South Australia, Australia
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Angove's Pty Ltd
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1974
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Autograph book covering 1926-1927 and 1951

Autograph book covering 1926-1927 and 1951

Lorelle Moore collection
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Autograph books
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Lorelle Moore
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1926
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Presented to J.L. Burton by the Studebaker Corporation Albany to Perth Record

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Colledge Family collection
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Medals
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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Studebaker Corporation
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1923
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Three-pronged point for dugong-hunting whap or harpoon, made by Wilfred Aniba

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Wilfred Aniba collection
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Harpoons
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Thursday (Waiben) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Wilfred Aniba
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1995
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Stuzzi Memocord Microphone Remote Control Unit

Stuzzi Memocord Microphone Remote Control Unit

Ernest B Phillips collection
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Audio equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grundig Intermedia GmbH
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1960
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MANLY

MANLY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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