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Wishing well and bowling green, Lorne, Vic

Wishing well and bowling green, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ayers Rock honey

Ayers Rock honey

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Green A-line evening dress

Green A-line evening dress

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening dresses
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Fraser Island

Fraser Island

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Ms Fiona Foley
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1990
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Bark painting 'Gubabingu mortuary ceremony' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Binyinyuwuy
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1967
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Lithgow industries.  The ironworks, the smelting works, the blast furnace

Lithgow industries. The ironworks, the smelting works, the ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, NSW

The Three Sisters, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Wilkinkarra Men's Camp', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra, 1975

'Wilkinkarra Men's Camp', painted by Long Jack Phillipus Tja...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Long Jack Phillipus Tjakamarra
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1975
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Central Launceston, Tas

Central Launceston, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token engraved with the initials J.T. and S.B., 1827

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Timothy Millett collection
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The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-75

The Two Women Dreaming by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi 1974-...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1975
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Reconciliation

Reconciliation

Bessie Campbell collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Nyinkka Nyunyu
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2002
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Personal letter from Eliza Batman to her daughter Elizabeth, describing the drowning in the Yarra River of her son John Charles Batman

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John Batman Documents collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Batman
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1845
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Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Amalgamated Society of Engineers

Amalgamated Society of Engineers

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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1850
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Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Circular Quay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Looking to the lighthouse, Point Lonsdale, Vic

Looking to the lighthouse, Point Lonsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Point Lonsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Greetings from the Antipodes [image of an Aboriginal woman and child and a map of Victoria]

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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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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Cards
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1887
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Silkscreen print of three ceramic jar forms, by Nyukana Baker, Malpiya Davey, Alison Carroll, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Screenprints
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2004
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Yirawala
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The Scarlet Pimpernel

The Scarlet Pimpernel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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I've Struck A Chorus

I've Struck A Chorus

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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'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

'Natawalu' by Mayapu Elsie Thomas, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Mayapu E. Thomas
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2007
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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'Lawalawa' by Ngarralja Tommy May, 2007

'Lawalawa' by Ngarralja Tommy May, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Ngarralja T. May
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2007
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Kullberg Marine Chronometer No 3834 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Yarra

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Victor Kullberg
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Pearl Faithfull in a studio setting holding a large ruched bonnet  in her right hand.

Pearl Faithfull in a studio setting holding a large ruched b...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Walk - Manly, N.S.W

Walk - Manly, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Button Brasso

Button Brasso

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Water Lily Lagoon

Water Lily Lagoon

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tampurruworriwua
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Mona Vale, Pittwater, NSW

Mona Vale, Pittwater, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mona Vale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Show Ground, National Exhibition, Brisbane, Queensland.

Show Ground, National Exhibition, Brisbane, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Ceramic vase with two handles

Ceramic vase with two handles

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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Univeristy, Brisbane, Q

Univeristy, Brisbane, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Dopey - Aug 18' Sheep at a trough

'Dopey - Aug 18' Sheep at a trough

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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'Cavallo' horse meat packaging from Mondo's Butchers, Inglewood, WA

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Vince Garreffa Mondo Butchers collection
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Packaging
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Vince Garreffa
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Cowan Creek

Cowan Creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australia - A Native Wurley

Australia - A Native Wurley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Four boys, two in scout uniforms, with bicycles 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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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1820
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Seeing the umpire home

Seeing the umpire home

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Master Jack McKenzie
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1906
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Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Letter to Light Plane Services from the C.A.A.

Neil Jensen collection
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Letters
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Balmoral, Sydney, N.S.W

Balmoral, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmoral, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Adze

Adze

E Milne collection
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Lachlan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mulbrung Jack
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1931
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Landscape with lots of buildings and large areas of fenced land - Bombala

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bombala, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Astra, Bondi

Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Astra, Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting Macassan parangs by Mawalan Marika, Yirrkala, 1965

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1965
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Bark painting featuring the Australian coat of arms by Narritjin Maymuru, about 1963

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Irene Davidson collection
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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1963
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Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

Aboriginal breastplate for Peter, King of Tchanning

E Milne collection
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Tchanning, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Silk batik by Nyukana Baker

Silk batik by Nyukana Baker

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Textile panels
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Disembarkation tag worn by Erin Craig when arriving in San Francisco on the SS 'Lurline' in 1946

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Erin Craig collection
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Travel documents
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San Francisco, California, United States of America
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Erin Craig
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1946
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A Re-entry

A Re-entry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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NSW Bookstall Co Ltd
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Letter from James Turner, headed 'Ballarat, Feb 1869', and begins 'Dear Sister and Brother...'

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Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Personal letters
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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James Turner
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1869
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Sydney University

Sydney University

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict love token for James Godfrey

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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England
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1820
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