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Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry Steiner about 1880

Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry...

Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Australia
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Henry Steiner
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1860
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Rugby league trading card of Steve Renouf of Australia

Rugby league trading card of Steve Renouf of Australia

Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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Kodak Box Brownie folding camera case

Kodak Box Brownie folding camera case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait of a man in military uniform

Portrait of a man in military uniform

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Fish-tail bark and dug-out canoes, Melville Island, Northern Territory, in the background, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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1911
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Timber plate with image of an indigenous man holding a boomerang, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Australian One-Day International Cricket Team baggy yellow cap, worn by wicket keeper Rod Marsh

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Swan Richards collection
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Australia
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Albion Hat & Cap Co.
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1982
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Off Williamstown, VIC

Off Williamstown, VIC

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Floral and heraldic design, and a poem, surrounding a picture of stockman and sheep.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Matthew Flinders' 'A Voyage to Terra Australis' (1814), Volume 1

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Matthew Flinders collection
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Travel books
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London, England
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Captain Matthew Flinders
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1814
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Pair of dark brown cotton knit stockings

Pair of dark brown cotton knit stockings

Olga Riet collection
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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King of Australia

King of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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1992
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World Tunnel Record Holder medallion awarded to A S Novikov 1956

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Snowy Scheme Tunnelling Medal collection
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Medals
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Amor Pty Ltd
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1956
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Pair of brown leather elastic-sided ankle length riding boots

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Colledge Family collection
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Magnificent bird of paradise

Magnificent bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cricket bat autographed by the English Women's Cricket Team (1934), the Victorian Women's XI (1934), and the Men's and Women's Touring XI (1937)

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Nance Pownall collection
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England, Great Britain
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1925
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Defend and Exten Medibank

Defend and Exten Medibank

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Emu figure standing on a map of Australia

Emu figure standing on a map of Australia

Terence Lane collection
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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1930
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T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

Ron Kerr collection
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Advertising posters
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Australia
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TAA/Australian Airlines Museum
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1975
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Poster 'August mobilisation to end the war in Vietnam SUNDAY AUGUST 13th AT 2.00 pm SYDNEY'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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United States Armed Forces
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1965
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Bread Not Bombs

Bread Not Bombs

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1981
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Letter from Chief Commissioner's Office, Adelaide

Letter from Chief Commissioner's Office, Adelaide

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Mr William A. Webb
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1923
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Crossing a northern river

Crossing a northern river

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - entrance to a limestone cave on the Nullabor Plain, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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1920
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I can't bring Australia to you, but I can show you a bit of it

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Man stalking  kangaroo, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1920
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'Subject No.12 - Australia' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1988
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Path through park and AIM tent with people around

Path through park and AIM tent with people around

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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1980
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A Commentary by the Rev. P.J. Ryan M.S.C., D.D., DPh.

A Commentary by the Rev. P.J. Ryan M.S.C., D.D., DPh.

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 15
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Booklets
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Westmead, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Reverend P J '. Ryan
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1940
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The pioneer

The pioneer

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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J Hutchings
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Good Cheer!

Good Cheer!" It comes from the Sunny South, ...Rockdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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White canvas post bag, printed with 'Postmaster General Australia, inaugural flight, Boeing 707 Jet Service, Sydney-Honolulu, 29 July 1959, QANTAS Empire Airways'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Post
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1959
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Poster with text 'Australia we salute you. Bicentennial Naval Salute'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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