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Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for a rural event

Sepia photograph of a group of people gathered for a rural e...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Landscape featuring a sparse plain, gentle hills and thick dark clouds above. 1935

Landscape featuring a sparse plain, gentle hills and thick d...

Thompson Family collection
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Gold colour handbag and contents

Gold colour handbag and contents

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Handbags
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1887
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PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

PS 'Enterprise' built in Echuca, Victoria, in 1878

Graeme Rex and Jane Avril Niehus collection no. 1
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Paddle-steamers
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Beverley, Yorkshire, England
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Beverley Iron Coy Limited
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1877
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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Fruit picking apron

Fruit picking apron

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 1
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Work aprons
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Stanford Ngakyunkwokka
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Postcard depicting Mary Pickford of Paramount-Artcraft Pictures

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Edward Lee & Co Ltd
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1918
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Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Watercolour landscape, by Shane Pickett

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Blair Wolmby
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Farm Cove, Sydney

Farm Cove, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Baptist Church

Baptist Church

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1954 Royal Visit pennant

1954 Royal Visit pennant

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Pennants
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Convict love token from 22nd May, 1829

Convict love token from 22nd May, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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1889
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Martin
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'Wakwak/Dhatum/Dirrpu/Dherran/Nindan', bark painting, native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2012
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Pair of silver-coloured metal cufflinks bearing the Holden lion logo

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Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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1970
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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Dance program titled 'Royal Exchange, Monday August 29th 1870; SCHOOL OF INDUSTRY'

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1870
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An Australian Sheep Station

An Australian Sheep Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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1910
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Rock lilies, NSW

Rock lilies, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Gibson Pootchemunka
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Convict love token from W. Sindary, 1827

Convict love token from W. Sindary, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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1827
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Q.V. Markets Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

Q.V. Markets Sydney, U.S.A. Fleet Visit

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cunard White Star Britannic

Cunard White Star Britannic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Rosanne Karyuka
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Colonial and Continental Church Society - A Bush Wedding

Colonial and Continental Church Society - A Bush Wedding

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Colonial and Continental Church Society
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Father Docherty
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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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Notice relating to the Lincoln Park Dairy, Essendon, Victoria

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Conway Tighe collection
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Receipts
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Essendon, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Convict love token from John Fulcher, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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'Wanydjarrpu', bark painting, native plant species

'Wanydjarrpu', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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The Ocean Beach, Newport

The Ocean Beach, Newport

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newport, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Base of fire stick

Base of fire stick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Fire-making equipment
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'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

'Opossum tree story', by Narritjin Maymuru, 1967

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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The village

The village

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucille Pontmului
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tasmania, Australia
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Jason
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Scriber

Scriber

George Henry Taylor collection
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Joinery tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Desley Marpoondin
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Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big house

Margaret Knox Gwyneth & Florence Faithfull on roof of big ho...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Nora Nginana Davidson, 2015

Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Nora Nginana Davidson, 2015

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Nora N. Davidson
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2015
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Industrial structures, with a fence and a dirt road in the foreground

Industrial structures, with a fence and a dirt road in the f...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Pincushion with pins

Pincushion with pins

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Canberra Times poster of 'Fears Flow Down River', 9 October 2010

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Murray-Darling Basin Authority collection
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Newspapers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Canberra Times
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2010
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Bark painting depicting the tail of the whale Daymirri, by Wandjuk Marika, Yirrkala, 1964, with a paddle over his head

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wandjuk Marika
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1964
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King & Queen Oaks, New Forest

King & Queen Oaks, New Forest

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Moses Jampijinpa Fry
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Malyanka
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Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Fibre basket by Thelma Judson, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Thelma Judson
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2008
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Painted ceramic tumbler made by Martin Boyd

Painted ceramic tumbler made by Martin Boyd

Martin Boyd Pottery Tumbler collection
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Tumblers
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Martin Boyd Pottery
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1950
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Cartoon of Terry Sheahan, Labor minister and New South Wales Attorney General, standing in a dock in court

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Bar at the Mouth of the Powlett

Bar at the Mouth of the Powlett

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Wool from Wayback

Wool from Wayback

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Metal blue ashtray

Metal blue ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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