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Batik handkerchief, possibly by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernabella SA

Batik handkerchief, possibly by Nyukana (Daisy) Baker, Ernab...

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1971
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Triumph hockey skate

Triumph hockey skate

William Vout collection
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Skates
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Mr William (Billy) Vout
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VK2 Velokraft recumbent bicycle used by Peter Heal

VK2 Velokraft recumbent bicycle used by Peter Heal

Peter Heal collection
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Bicycles
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Velokraft
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2009
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Perkeo brand black portable typewriter with German characters in a brown carry case, 1930s

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Janina Dolega-Checinska collection no. 2
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Typewriters
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Poland
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1913 Delaunay-Belleville Tourer

1913 Delaunay-Belleville Tourer

Green's Motorcade Museum collection
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Motor cars
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Delaunay-Belleville
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1913
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Vests
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Wooden dentist instrument cabinet owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Cabinets
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London, England
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Cash & Sons
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1920
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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Victory Medal to 9956 Driver Ailson Hope Oliver, AIF

Victory Medal to 9956 Driver Ailson Hope Oliver, AIF

Alison Hope Oliver collection
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Military medals
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Egypt
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1920
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Red and gold empire line evening ensemble by David Stock, 1974

Red and gold empire line evening ensemble by David Stock, 19...

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening ensembles
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Australia
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Mr David Stock
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1974
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Outside the big gate Kalgan - being the start of the journey in the Pass which leads to Mongolia

Outside the big gate Kalgan - being the start of the journey...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Medal ribbon in an envelope

Medal ribbon in an envelope

Parsons collection
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Medal ribbons
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Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

Lemon coloured semi-circular tatted tea cosy

Lois Grosse collection
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Tea-cosies
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Hampden, South Australia, Australia
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Vera E. Ottens
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1935
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Five cartoon illustrations

Five cartoon illustrations

Alex Gurney collection
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Cartoons
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Alex Gurney
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1940
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Metal tray

Metal tray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Trays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Grey enamel candlestick

Grey enamel candlestick

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Candlesticks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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The Encyclopaedia of Romance.

The Encyclopaedia of Romance.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1836
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Australia vs All-Montreal

Australia vs All-Montreal

Nanette Ward collection
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Commemorative badges
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Canada
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J P. Moncel
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1913
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Doll - Queen Elizabeth (II?)

Doll - Queen Elizabeth (II?)

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Dolls
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Thick metal wire bow for stretching rabbit pelts

Thick metal wire bow for stretching rabbit pelts

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Leatherworking tools
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Rolfe Bridle
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1930
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearthrowers
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Cape York, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Companion - General Division, Male

Miniature medal with ribbon from Order of Australia set, Com...

Governor-General collection
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Medals
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Royal Australian Mint
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Head ornament

Head ornament

Olive Pink collection
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Headbands
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Miss Olive Pink
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Hand-painted scarf by unknown artist, Ernabella SA

Hand-painted scarf by unknown artist, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Souvenir badge - Geelong

Souvenir badge - Geelong

Robin Maloney collection
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Badges
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Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Small red and white checked cotton bag containing tea leaves

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Tea-leaves
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Embroidered cloth badge of the Melbourne Women's Walking Club

Embroidered cloth badge of the Melbourne Women's Walking Clu...

Melbourne Women's Walking Club collection
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Club badges
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Gretchen Fordyce
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1929
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Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canberra, 1955

Oil painting of Mount Ainslie viewed from Russell Hill, Canb...

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Oil paintings
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Petronella Wensing
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1955
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Kalgan 10-10-1913. looking down into the Pass which heads from Kalgan onto the Plateau in Mongolia

Kalgan 10-10-1913. looking down into the Pass which heads fr...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Lead finial for gaol fence

Lead finial for gaol fence

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Finials
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Chisel

Chisel

John Docker collection
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Chisels
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Padlocks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Kangaroo Man costume

Kangaroo Man costume

Beth Dean Carell collection no. 3
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Performance costumes
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Assorted zippers and fabric

Assorted zippers and fabric

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Zippers
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Cotton batik handkerchief by Tjulyata Kulyuru, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik handkerchief by Tjulyata Kulyuru, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjulyata Kulyuru
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1971
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with '50th anniversary air mail covers re-enactment flight first official air mail Australia - New Zealand 1934-1984...11th April 1984'

Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with '50th anniversary air m...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth a...

Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Totality by Kevin Gilbert

Totality by Kevin Gilbert

Eleanor Williams-Gilbert collection
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Linocuts
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Mr Kevin Gilbert
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1965
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