Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Water bottle used by explorer Robert O'Hara Burke on his 1860-1861 expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria

Water bottle used by explorer Robert O'Hara Burke on his 186...

Robert O'Hara Burke collection
Apply Robert O'Hara Burke collection filter
Water containers
Apply Water containers filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Robert O. Burke
Apply Robert O. Burke filter
1860
Apply 1860 filter
Those who can't

Those who can't

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
Apply Political Humour Competition 1997 collection filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Ms Joan Rosser
Apply Ms Joan Rosser filter
1996
Apply 1996 filter
Model spearthrower

Model spearthrower

JC Le Souef collection
Apply JC Le Souef collection filter
Small scale models
Apply Small scale models filter
Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Albert A. Le Souef
Apply Mr Albert A. Le Souef filter
1868
Apply 1868 filter
Sympathy card from Victoria Police

Sympathy card from Victoria Police "to the families of all t...

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
Apply Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
Apply Kuta, Bali, Indonesia filter
Victoria Police
Apply Victoria Police filter
2002
Apply 2002 filter
Hobart, Tasmania No. 96

Hobart, Tasmania No. 96

Joyce Knife collection
Apply Joyce Knife collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
England
Apply England filter
WD & HO Wills
Apply WD & HO Wills filter
1925
Apply 1925 filter
New South Wales Legislative Assembly - Interstate Royal Commission on the River Murray  Representing the States of New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia, 1902

New South Wales Legislative Assembly - Interstate Royal Comm...

Mudgee Historical Society collection
Apply Mudgee Historical Society collection filter
Reports
Apply Reports filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
William Applegate Gullick, Government Printer
Apply William Applegate Gullick, Government Printer filter
1902
Apply 1902 filter
Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Oujaimi and Safatli collection
Apply Oujaimi and Safatli collection filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1992
Apply 1992 filter
Single page paper insert that details the fund raising aims of the cricket match

Single page paper insert that details the fund raising aims ...

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
Apply Australian Women's Cricket Council collection filter
Leaflets
Apply Leaflets filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Lilian Noble
Apply Lilian Noble filter
1947
Apply 1947 filter
Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1994

Australia Post No.1 white canvas post bag, 1994

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Bags
Apply Bags filter
1994
Apply 1994 filter
Moratorium badge 'No more Vietnam Stop conscription now'

Moratorium badge 'No more Vietnam Stop conscription now'

Robert Scates collection
Apply Robert Scates collection filter
Political badges
Apply Political badges filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Robert Scates
Apply Mr Robert Scates filter
1965
Apply 1965 filter
Poster titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23rd December'

Poster titled 'Send Christmas greetings, telegrams before 23...

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Postmaster General's Department
Apply Postmaster General's Department filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting the Ashes (cricket)

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting the As...

Coles-Myer collection
Apply Coles-Myer collection filter
Commemorative medals
Apply Commemorative medals filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Coles-Myer Ltd
Apply Coles-Myer Ltd filter
1988
Apply 1988 filter
Elizabeth Street, Melbourne VIC.

Elizabeth Street, Melbourne VIC.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Boomerang, Victoria

Boomerang, Victoria

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Postcard of Edward Henty

Postcard of Edward Henty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Cashel, Ireland No. 4

Cashel, Ireland No. 4

Joyce Knife collection
Apply Joyce Knife collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
England
Apply England filter
WD & HO Wills
Apply WD & HO Wills filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and

Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and "EIIR" in gold le...

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Stickers
Apply Stickers filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
Apply Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company filter
Glass jar containing crystalised yellow and orange coloured fragments of gum arabic

Glass jar containing crystalised yellow and orange coloured ...

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Jars
Apply Jars filter
Digging stick

Digging stick

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Digging sticks
Apply Digging sticks filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Red metal post box on four legs

Red metal post box on four legs

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Postboxes
Apply Postboxes filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Postmaster General's Department
Apply Postmaster General's Department filter
1930
Apply 1930 filter
Double-sided poster titled 'Why we Must Win The War', illustrated by Norman Lindsay, 1918

Double-sided poster titled 'Why we Must Win The War', illust...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6 filter
Political posters
Apply Political posters filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Norman A. Lindsay
Apply Mr Norman A. Lindsay filter
1918
Apply 1918 filter
Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting explorers Blaxland, Wentworth and Lawson

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting explor...

Coles-Myer collection
Apply Coles-Myer collection filter
Commemorative medals
Apply Commemorative medals filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Coles-Myer Ltd
Apply Coles-Myer Ltd filter
1813
Apply 1813 filter
Royal Commissions

Royal Commissions

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
Apply Bruce Petty collection no. 3 filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Bruce Petty
Apply Mr Bruce Petty filter
Postcard of John Pascoe Fawkner

Postcard of John Pascoe Fawkner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Poster titled 'The Sydney Morning Herald, Australia, history and development'

Poster titled 'The Sydney Morning Herald, Australia, history...

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
The Sydney Morning Herald
Apply The Sydney Morning Herald filter
Handmade wooden clothes peg

Handmade wooden clothes peg

Una May Irvine collection no. 2
Apply Una May Irvine collection no. 2 filter
Clothes pegs
Apply Clothes pegs filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mrs Una M. Irvine
Apply Mrs Una M. Irvine filter
Netball service award in the form of a circular nine carat gold brooch badge, awarded to M. Pewtress in 1973

Netball service award in the form of a circular nine carat g...

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
Apply History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection filter
Awards
Apply Awards filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mrs Margaret Pewtress
Apply Mrs Margaret Pewtress filter
1973
Apply 1973 filter
'Commonwealth Bank, Sydney, NSW', No. 17, 1925

'Commonwealth Bank, Sydney, NSW', No. 17, 1925

Joyce Knife collection
Apply Joyce Knife collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
England
Apply England filter
New South Wales Government Tourist Bureau
Apply New South Wales Government Tourist Bureau filter
1925
Apply 1925 filter
Handmade wooden clothes peg

Handmade wooden clothes peg

Una May Irvine collection no. 2
Apply Una May Irvine collection no. 2 filter
Clothes pegs
Apply Clothes pegs filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mrs Una M. Irvine
Apply Mrs Una M. Irvine filter
Model wooden club with a bulbous head

Model wooden club with a bulbous head

JC Le Souef collection
Apply JC Le Souef collection filter
Small scale models
Apply Small scale models filter
Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Albert A. Le Souef
Apply Mr Albert A. Le Souef filter
1868
Apply 1868 filter
Programme detailing the order of services for Victorian Church of England churches for the coronation of King George V, 1911

Programme detailing the order of services for Victorian Chur...

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Programs
Apply Programs filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
King George V
Apply King George V filter
1911
Apply 1911 filter
Club, Victoria

Club, Victoria

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Clonmacnoise, Offaly, Ireland No. 5

Clonmacnoise, Offaly, Ireland No. 5

Joyce Knife collection
Apply Joyce Knife collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
England
Apply England filter
WD & HO Wills
Apply WD & HO Wills filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
Lake Wendouree, Victoria No. 26

Lake Wendouree, Victoria No. 26

Joyce Knife collection
Apply Joyce Knife collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
England
Apply England filter
WD & HO Wills
Apply WD & HO Wills filter
1925
Apply 1925 filter
Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania No. 95

Cataract Gorge, Launceston, Tasmania No. 95

Joyce Knife collection
Apply Joyce Knife collection filter
Cigarette cards
Apply Cigarette cards filter
England
Apply England filter
WD & HO Wills
Apply WD & HO Wills filter
1925
Apply 1925 filter
Embroidered table centre showing delicate richelieu cutwork

Embroidered table centre showing delicate richelieu cutwork

Myrtle Wilson collection
Apply Myrtle Wilson collection filter
Table linen
Apply Table linen filter
Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Elliot
Apply Mr Elliot filter
1943
Apply 1943 filter
Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Oats' Jas Bryden

Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Oats' Jas Bryden

Victoria Agricultural Society collection
Apply Victoria Agricultural Society collection filter
Medals
Apply Medals filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
1858
Apply 1858 filter
Model spear

Model spear

JC Le Souef collection
Apply JC Le Souef collection filter
Small scale models
Apply Small scale models filter
Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Albert A. Le Souef
Apply Mr Albert A. Le Souef filter
1868
Apply 1868 filter
Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John Macarthur

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John M...

Coles-Myer collection
Apply Coles-Myer collection filter
Commemorative medals
Apply Commemorative medals filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter