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Souvenir necktie for staff of the Maralinga atomic test facility

Souvenir necktie for staff of the Maralinga atomic test faci...

Maralinga collection
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Neckties
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Australia
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Austico
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1956
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Colour caricature of Australian Rules Football player, Bernie Quinlan, wearing his Fitzroy Football Club guernsey

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John Rogers collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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Anvil [stone implement]

Anvil [stone implement]

HP Moss collection
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Anvils (stone)
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Mount Ainslie, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Handwritten knitting pattern for mittens

Handwritten knitting pattern for mittens

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Knitting patterns
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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Ngurrudu, the Emu

Ngurrudu, the Emu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
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Fruit

Fruit

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Spear

Spear

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spears
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Landscape with a fence in the foreground and industrial buildings in the background.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian rugby league jersey

Australian rugby league jersey

Vic Armbruster collection
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Football uniforms
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret Rosalie
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Wombat

Wombat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Invoices
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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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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Heavy plane

Heavy plane

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Planes
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Redfern Railway Station Sydney

Redfern Railway Station Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Scone, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Darrell Lewis collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Melbourne Train Entering Kilcunda Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, 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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yuendumu School
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dot painting

dot painting

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Photographic slides
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Di Bretherton
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1985
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Painting depicts a writhing snake

Painting depicts a writhing snake

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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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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1967
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Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exhaustion

Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exha...

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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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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Joyce Tipuamantumirri
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Circus Waters Massacre by Dorcas Tinnimay Bennett, Judith Chambers and Delilah Shepherd, 2012

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Dorcas T. Bennett
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2012
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Convict love token from James Chiddey, 1820

Convict love token from James Chiddey, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Gladstone, South Australia, Australia
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Booyoolie Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1937
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Blue fish

Blue fish

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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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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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Peace Committee Supports World Disarmament Campaign

Australian Peace Committee Supports World Disarmament Campai...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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Peace Now!

Peace Now!

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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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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Gecko on desert

Gecko on desert

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Children's drawing od submarine by Walter Pamtoonda, Aurukun QLD

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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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Walter Pamtoonda
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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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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Teddy Barclay
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Painting no. 8, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - The young Bil-bil brothers come running in for shelter

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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Glass plate negative - Woman carrying pet possum on her head while on the march, Pongaponga people, western Arnhem land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Pastel drawing by Kathryn Norris, 1996

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Drawings
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Kathryn Norris
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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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Sofala, New South Wales, Australia
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Barry Saunders
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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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Andrew J. Portaminni
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View from President Hill, Gosford, 1913

View from President Hill, Gosford, 1913

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1913
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Discussion Poster No.49, Choosing her Job, 28 November 1949

Discussion Poster No.49, Choosing her Job, 28 November 1949

George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Linen dress with Australian wildflower embroidery

Linen dress with Australian wildflower embroidery

Jan Taylor collection
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Dresses
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Pay Day

Pay Day

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Frederick F. Booty
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Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

Sam, King of Merton, Presented by William Dawes Esq

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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King Sam
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A souvenir of 1906 [three churches in Granville]

A souvenir of 1906 [three churches in Granville]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Watts River, Vic

Watts River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Watts River, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Charles H. Young
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Christmas cards
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Cat sculpture

Cat sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Wingellina, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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1982
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The Kostules Rule

The Kostules Rule

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Instruction booklets
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Cigarette case

Cigarette case

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Cigarette cases
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Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A merry Christmas

A merry Christmas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Origin of Murray Darling II

Origin of Murray Darling II

Vincent Serico collection
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Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Vincent Serico
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1992
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Postcard issued by the Sydney Philatelic Club for the Jubilee of the NSW five pence stamp, 1855-1905

Postcard issued by the Sydney Philatelic Club for the Jubile...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sydney Philatelic Club
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1905
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The weir, lower side, Yarrawonga, Victoria

The weir, lower side, Yarrawonga, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lake Mulwala, Yarrawonga, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Rainbow snake.

Rainbow snake.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Dick N. Murrumurru
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1968
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Mr and Mrs Opperman

Mr and Mrs Opperman

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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