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Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Painted Wandjina board by Lily Karadada

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Aileen Motton collection
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Aileen Motton
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1951
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Painting of fish scene, by David Michael

Painting of fish scene, by David Michael

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Mr David Michael
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'Canning Stock Route and Surrounding Country', 2008

'Canning Stock Route and Surrounding Country', 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kunawarritji, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2008
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'Wayampajarti' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

'Wayampajarti' by Wakartu Cory Surprise, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Wakartu C. Surprise
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2007
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'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kiwirrkurra Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Josephine Nangala
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2008
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Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay and Pier

Colourised photographic postcard of Watson's Bay and Pier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Untitled illustration for 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

Untitled illustration for 'The Rainbow Serpent' (1975)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1975
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Envelope and letter addressed to Robert Lionel Faithfull, 18 April 1874

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Robert L. Faithfull
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1874
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Warakurna Community by Tracy Yates

Warakurna Community by Tracy Yates

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Tracy Yates
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2011
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Child's drawing by Peter, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by Peter, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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1954
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Three-panel mural of postage stamps, which depicts the flag-raising ceremony at Sydney Cove in 1788, Bicentenary of Australia, 1788-1988

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Garnet Watkins collection
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Murals
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Bentley, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alban Watkins
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1981
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Portrait of Alice Gibson, by Myra Felton, 1860's

Portrait of Alice Gibson, by Myra Felton, 1860's

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Pastel drawings
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Myra Felton
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1860
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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London, England
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1899
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Untitled

Untitled

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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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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1889
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Painting on paper by Neville Poulson Japangardi, Yuendumu NT - from the story 'The Anteater & The Turtle' in the book 'Djugurba. Tales from the Spirit Time' (1974), p. 53

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Neville P. Japangardi
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1974
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Untitled painting on card depicting a man at a campfire

Untitled painting on card depicting a man at a campfire

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kormilda College, Berrimah, Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown Artist
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1974
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Prison truncheon, about 1940

Prison truncheon, about 1940

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Weapons
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Untitled

Untitled

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Photograph of Thomas Henry Bullivant, by Soden & Co., Melbourne, October 1874

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Horse photographs and ephemera collection no. 2
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Cartes-de-visite
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Soden & Co.
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1874
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Riverina Pastoral Society 1874 'Best Short Horn Heifer'

Riverina Pastoral Society 1874 'Best Short Horn Heifer'

David Allen medals collection
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1874
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Punishment cell Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Punishment cell Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Risk Management Track, by Joolama, Paddy Gwambany Carlton

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Kununurra, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Paddy G. Joolama
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1999
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Brass fastening pin for latch

Brass fastening pin for latch

Department of Defence collection
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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'Bobbara = to sing (in Wirradjuri)' by Diana Boyer

'Bobbara = to sing (in Wirradjuri)' by Diana Boyer

Diana Boyer collection
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Diana Boyer
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'Wilkinkarra Men's Camp', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra, 1975

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra
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1975
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Painting titled 'The Healing', by Keith F. Stewart, 1996

Painting titled 'The Healing', by Keith F. Stewart, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Wallaga Lake, New South Wales, Australia
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Keith F. Stewart
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1996
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'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

'Witji Rock Holes' by Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Jane Gimme
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2007
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'Natawalu' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

'Natawalu' by Helicopter Tjungurrayi, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Helicopter Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Travelling Around on Camels, Mission Times by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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People in the landscape - painting by Libby Harward 2016

People in the landscape - painting by Libby Harward 2016

Libby Harward Collection
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Ms Libby Harward
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2016
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Patricia Heath collection
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Roebourne, Western Australia, Australia
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1889
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'Lowulowuku Yinta' by Mulyatingki Marney, 2008

'Lowulowuku Yinta' by Mulyatingki Marney, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kunawarritji, Western Australia, Australia
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Mulyatingki Marney
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2008
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Leaving Your Mark On Country - painting by Libby Harward 2016

Leaving Your Mark On Country - painting by Libby Harward 201...

Libby Harward Collection
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2016
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Boomerang

Boomerang

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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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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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Scartree - painting by Libby Harward 2016

Scartree - painting by Libby Harward 2016

Libby Harward Collection
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2016
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Photographic postcard of Sydney Observatory, NSW

Photographic postcard of Sydney Observatory, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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First day cover celebrating the centennary of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, Thursday Island

First day cover celebrating the centennary of Our Lady of th...

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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First day envelopes
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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19th Century folk art diorama which portrays Governor William Bligh's arrest during the Rum Rebellion in 1808

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Sotheby's collection no. 2
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Dioramas
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Australia
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Unknown
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1808
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Making Paintings, Punu and Tjanpi by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

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Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Roshanna Y. Williamson
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2011
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Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 1888

Clear glass bowl to commemorate Australia's Centenary in 188...

Terence Lane collection
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