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Smiling woman

Smiling woman

Tania Verstak collection
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Photographs
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The last pinch at the top

The last pinch at the top

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Barama by Waturr Gumana,

Barama by Waturr Gumana,

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Waturr Gumana
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Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Cathedral Rocks, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1938
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Reports
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Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Letter with envelope from Joan Richmond - India

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Bombay, India
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1931
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Convict love token from George Paine, 1830

Convict love token from George Paine, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Germaine Vigona
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Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Swimming pool, Goulburn River, Shepparton, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Flowers Growing

Flowers Growing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Zelia Tipiloura
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Maitland Post office

Maitland Post office

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Holbrooks Table Delicacies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain in the witness stand by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Beizam triple hammershark headdress sculpture or dance mask, by Ken Thaiday Senior

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Ken Thaiday collection no. 3
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Headdresses
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Kenneth J. Thaiday Sr
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Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Digging stick - wana

Digging stick - wana

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Digging sticks
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Blackstone (Papulankutja Aboriginal community), Western Australia, ...
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Mrs Mamie Butler
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2016
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Glass slide with black and white photograph of a painting of Frank Gardiner

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Christies Auction collection
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Lantern slides
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Mr Frank Gardiner
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Paxton's Flower Garden

Paxton's Flower Garden

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1883
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Robina Tipakilippa
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'Distant glimpses of the great floodplain seen through a veil of trees and hanging vines,' by John Wolseley, 2017

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John Wolseley collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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John Wolseley
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2017
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Curves and lines on purple

Curves and lines on purple

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Catholic Church, Lorne, Vic

Catholic Church, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Panorama of Beechworth, Vic

Panorama of Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Maud Cumming, by Perry of Melbourne

Maud Cumming, by Perry of Melbourne

Jane Webster collection
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Perry of Melbourne
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1869
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Child's drawing ' 'Traditional life'

Child's drawing ' 'Traditional life'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dayngitja
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Circles and lines on a blue background

Circles and lines on a blue background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Handcarved ornamental spoon

Handcarved ornamental spoon

Albina Ramoskis collection
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Spoons
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Lithuania
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Mrs Albina Ramoskis
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1889
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Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. The Philp Cabinet

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from Lookout Looking south

View from Lookout Looking south

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Miss Olive Morrell

Miss Olive Morrell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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The Rotary Photographic Company Ltd
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Ink bottle

Ink bottle

Les Robertson collection
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Ink bottles
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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The beach, at Dromana, Vic

The beach, at Dromana, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dromana, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Bark painting depicting a kangaroo hunted by humans

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Maralwanga
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Portrait photograph of Charles Waterstreet

Portrait photograph of Charles Waterstreet

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Ceramic and timber pestle, used as a millinery tool

Ceramic and timber pestle, used as a millinery tool

Andree Pelissier collection
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Millinery tools
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Cotter River Gorge 20/10/13

Cotter River Gorge 20/10/13

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cotter River, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1913
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Booka Bay, Ettalong, NSW

Booka Bay, Ettalong, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ettalong Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Antoina Dumaa
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The Ingathering. Taken around 1895 at Four Lone Ends Farm, Whitby

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1975
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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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Catherine Burrunali
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Australia - A Sheep Station

Australia - A Sheep Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Yellow, blue and red beanie-shaped hat, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Hats
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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Toy sago bag

Toy sago bag

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Toys
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Wooden case used to store photographic plates photographed by Richard Daintree in Queensland in the 1860s

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Richard Daintree collection
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Plate carrying boxes
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Richard Daintree
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An Australian Cricketer on Tour

An Australian Cricketer on Tour

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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England, United Kingdom
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Frank J. Laver
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1905
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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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David
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Group of men and women with tennis racquets

Group of men and women with tennis racquets

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bark painting depicting two circles, one black with red and white outlines and one white with red lines

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Milikapiti (Snake Bay), Melville Island, Tiwi Island, Northern Terr...
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Paddy B. Pakapunali
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1965
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Stone scraper

Stone scraper

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone scrapers
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Australia

Australia

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1908
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Inganarr, the giant serpent

Inganarr, the giant serpent

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Nathanael N. Maralngura
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1974
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Eriostemon squameus

Eriostemon squameus

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Glass plate negative - Men working in stockyards, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gawirriyawuy
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Eriostemon correifolius

Eriostemon correifolius

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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