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Packet used to hold eight Western Australian Aboriginal Sport Stars 'Smoking Sux' trading cards

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Health Department of Western Australia collection
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Sleeves
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Health Department of Western Australia
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1994
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QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

QSL card for VK6-QSL, The Ears of Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Deep wooden container, concave and elongated with rounded ends

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JW Lindo collection
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J W. Lindo
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Deep bark container

Deep bark container

Kalumburu Community collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Kalumburu Dance Group
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1988
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Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Gongolgon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Roy Barker
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1992
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Certificate issued by the Australian Wool Testing Authority for four bales of wool, 10 September 1986

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Colin R Murray collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Australian Wool Testing Authority
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1986
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Introducing Jo Vallentine Western Australian Senator for Nuclear Disarmament

Introducing Jo Vallentine Western Australian Senator for Nuc...

Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Western Australia, Australia
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Nuclear Disarmament Party of Australia
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Cylindrical, ceramic stoneware vessel

Cylindrical, ceramic stoneware vessel

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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1991
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Spearhead

Spearhead

H Robinson collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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1975
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Container

Hazel Merlo collection
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Njinawanga
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1981
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Partly finished wooden container

Partly finished wooden container

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pair of Renato Balestra glasses, red tortoise shell frames with Bayview Optix Claremeont soft carry case

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Carmen Lawrence collection
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Spectacles
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Italy
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Renato Balestra
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1990
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Olive Pink collection
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Miss Olive Pink
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Food bowl woven from plant material

Food bowl woven from plant material

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Miss Lucy Thaiday
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1992
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Spearthrower with etched design, from central Western Australia

Spearthrower with etched design, from central Western Austra...

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Western Australia, Australia
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Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Metal container, Ernabella SA

Metal container, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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1954
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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Cream linen doily with green and brown organdie applique in an autumn design of leaves and flowers

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Doilies
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1946
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Shallow, wooden container

Shallow, wooden container

Brian Hayden collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1964
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Bowl with pokerwork designs by Nola, Ernabella SA

Bowl with pokerwork designs by Nola, Ernabella SA

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Kelp water container by Verna Nichols

Kelp water container by Verna Nichols

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Verna Nichols collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Verna Nichols
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Northern Territory, Australia
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1934
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Volutidae Amoria Damoni

Volutidae Amoria Damoni

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1962
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Fighting stick with thin incised lines

Fighting stick with thin incised lines

Bruce Wright collection
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Clubs
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Kalumburu, Western Australia, Australia
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Margaret Pinnock
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Two Strombidae Strombus Mutabilis shells

Two Strombidae Strombus Mutabilis shells

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1971
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West Australian Flora No 5, Janie Craig

West Australian Flora No 5, Janie Craig

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Janie Craig
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Certificate issued by the Australian Wool Testing Authority for five bales of wool, 10 September 1986

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Colin R Murray collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Australian Wool Testing Authority
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1986
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Bark container

Bark container

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Container for a wedding cake

Container for a wedding cake

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Spearthrowers
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Western Australia, Australia
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Oblong bark container

Oblong bark container

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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1985
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Nouvelle-Hollande. Oui-Re-Kine XXI

Nouvelle-Hollande. Oui-Re-Kine XXI

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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Paris, France
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Nicholas Petit
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1803
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A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Decorated container made from bark

Decorated container made from bark

A Morrison collection no. 1
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West Australian Flora no.4

West Australian Flora no.4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wooden container

Wooden container

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Royal Visit to Western Australia 1954

The Royal Visit to Western Australia 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Commemorative books
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Western Australia, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ikula
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Topography

Topography

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Sherril Sheehan collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Sherril Sheehan
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Container

Thompson Family collection
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Nail and screw tidy

Nail and screw tidy

John Handfield collection
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Sports trading card of Syripa Macer - Karate

Sports trading card of Syripa Macer - Karate

Health Department of Western Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Health Department of Western Australia
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1994
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Cream coloured tray cloth featuring a cross stitched design of a vase