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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, thrown overboard on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and salvaged in 1969.

Cannon from HMB Endeavour, thrown overboard on the Great Bar...

Endeavour Cannon collection
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Dennis Jack, Mornington Island QLD

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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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Glycine tabacina

Glycine tabacina

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Model 'Endeavour' cannon and carriage

Model 'Endeavour' cannon and carriage

Model 'Endeavour' Cannon collection
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Small scale models
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HMB Endeavour
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1969
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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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Banksia Ericifolia

Banksia Ericifolia

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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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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Discovery of Australia series VI - Torres, in the San Pedro, passes through Endeavour Straits, and sights Australia. 17 Sep., 1606.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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HMB Endeavour
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1906
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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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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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Small magnifying glass, given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

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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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Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society Cook Medal collection
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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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1980
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook

Child's drawing - Captain Cook

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Captain James Cook
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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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Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Jack Gallaway collection
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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1761
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Barnabas Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barnabas Tipiloura
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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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Capparis lucida

Capparis lucida

Banks Florilegium collection
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist Daniel Solander

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Frawleys chocolate tin

Frawleys chocolate tin

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 23
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Chocolate boxes
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Samuel Calvert
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1865
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Banksia dentata

Banksia dentata

Banks Florilegium collection
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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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Callistemon citrinus

Callistemon citrinus

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Dianella caerulea

Dianella caerulea

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Grevillea parallela

Grevillea parallela

Banks Florilegium collection
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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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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Dendrophthoe vitellina

Dendrophthoe vitellina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Scaevola calendulacea

Scaevola calendulacea

Banks Florilegium collection
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Medal to commemorate the bicentenary of the discovery of the east coast of Australia by Captain James Cook

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TE Hanley collection no. 1
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Commemorative medals
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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James Berry
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1969
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Persoonia levis

Persoonia levis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Cochlospermum gillivraei

Cochlospermum gillivraei

Banks Florilegium collection
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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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Circular silk sampler map of the eastern hemisphere that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

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

Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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Banksia integrifolia

Banksia integrifolia

Banks Florilegium collection
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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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London, England
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Lewis Pingo
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1784
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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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Children's drawing - Captain Cook Sights Land by Roy Chevathen, Weipa QLD

Children's drawing - Captain Cook Sights Land by Roy Chevath...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Roy Chevathen
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Bomarea edulis

Bomarea edulis

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Callistemon viminalis

Callistemon viminalis

Banks Florilegium collection
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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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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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Lomandra longifolia subsp. Longifolia

Lomandra longifolia subsp. Longifolia

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Indigofera pratensis

Indigofera pratensis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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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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Australian Overseas Fleet

Australian Overseas Fleet

John Beagle collection
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Handbills
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Tony Alfreddo
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1983
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Petalostigma banksii

Petalostigma banksii

Banks Florilegium collection
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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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Helichrysum rupicola

Helichrysum rupicola

Banks Florilegium collection
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Ceriops tagal

Ceriops tagal

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Leptospermum squarrosum - engraving

Leptospermum squarrosum - engraving

Banks Florilegium collection
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear Admiral John Gore

Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear...

Jack Gallaway collection
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Captain John Gore
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