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Syzygium suborbiculare

Syzygium suborbiculare

Banks Florilegium collection
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Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Shield decorated with Sydney Harbour Bridge and James Cook's landing at Botany Bay.

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"Cook's Landing" Shield collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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WJ Hughes
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1928
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Pratt Ware oval plaque portrait of Captain James Cook

Pratt Ware oval plaque portrait of Captain James Cook

Pratt Ware Portrait Plaque Captain Cook collection
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Plaques
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Captain James Cook
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1780
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope accessories
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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1761
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Oval grey wax bas-relief portrait plaque of Captain James Cook

Oval grey wax bas-relief portrait plaque of Captain James Co...

Wax Matrix Portrait Plaque Captain Cook collection
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Plaques
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England, United Kingdom
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Captain James Cook
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1777
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Dennis Jack, Mornington Island QLD

Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Dennis Jack, Mornington Is...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dennis Jack
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Glimpse of the Captain Cook Graving Dock from the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Captain Cook Graving Dock, Garden Island, Sydney, New South Wales, ...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Postcards
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook

Child's drawing - Captain Cook

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Captain James Cook
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Creamware pottery teapot and lid by William Greatbatch c.1776

Creamware pottery teapot and lid by William Greatbatch c.177...

Captain Cook Teapot collection
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Teapots
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Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdon
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William Greatbatch
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1776
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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Captain James Cook

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1728
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Achromatic, brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

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Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope accessories
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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1761
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Ceriops tagal

Ceriops tagal

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Ipomoea indica

Ipomoea indica

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay.

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pair of maps that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

Pair of maps that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook'...

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1905
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Wood and brass telescope tube in a leather case used by Captain John Gore

Wood and brass telescope tube in a leather case used by Capt...

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescopes
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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1761
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Erythrina vespertilio

Erythrina vespertilio

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist Daniel Solander

Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanis...

Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society Cook Medal collection
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Medals
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London, England
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Lewis Pingo
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1784
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Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Business letters
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Dendrophthoe vitellina

Dendrophthoe vitellina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist, physician, zoologist and taxonomist Carolus Linnaeus

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1908
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Postcard titled

Postcard titled"Captain Cook, Born 1728, Discovered Australi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Taree, New South Wales, Australia
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HMB Endeavour
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1907
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Capparis lucida

Capparis lucida

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook by David Marrputja Mununggurr

Child's drawing - Captain Cook by David Marrputja Mununggurr

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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David Marrputja Mununggur
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1975
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Bomarea edulis

Bomarea edulis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Cochlospermum gillivraei

Cochlospermum gillivraei

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Surveying equipment
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1768
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Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society Cook Medal collection
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Medals
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London, England
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Lewis Pingo
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1784
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Clerodendrum paniculatum

Clerodendrum paniculatum

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of navigator and explorer Captain James Cook, RN

Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of navigat...

Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1779
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Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Receipts
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Circular silk sampler map of the western hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

Circular silk sampler map of the western hemisphere that ind...

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Ricky Whitton, Sydney NSW

Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Ricky Whitton, Sydney NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ricky Whitton
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Teacup and saucer that were reputedly owned by Captain James Cook, Royal Navy

Teacup and saucer that were reputedly owned by Captain James...

Frank Thompson collection
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Cups and saucers
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Captain James Cook
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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'L'immortel Cook', a marble portrait bust of Captain James Cook after the artist Pajou

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Captain Cook Portrait Bust collection
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Sculptures
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Captain James Cook
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Silver presentation case containing a small magnifier, which was given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

Silver presentation case containing a small magnifier, which...

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Magnifying glasses
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Australia
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William Bayly
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1776
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Capn James Cook

Capn James Cook

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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James Flett
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