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Untittled, square, batik silk scarf in blue, green and gold colours, by Nyukana Baker

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Scarves
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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Hand tinted photograph of Junior Champion Heifer Woodleigh Joyous Duchess

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Tinted photographs
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Woodleigh, Corowa, New South Wales, Australia
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Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Botanical Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Asymmetrical brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Western Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Net-making needles

Net-making needles

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Netting needles
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Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Thin brown riding whip with a metal dogs head on top

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Whips
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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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MacRobertson's Milk Chocolate - Pretty Australian Children Series

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blue and white terracotta vase made by Nyukana 'Daisy' Baker at Ernabella in 2003

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Ceramic forms
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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2003
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'Djulukun', bark painting, native plant species

'Djulukun', 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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2013
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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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Arthur Pontimillui
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Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Untitled framed acrylic painting by Wendy Feifar-Nannup

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Wendy Feifar-Nannup
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Tissue paper

Tissue paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Wrapping paper
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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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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Untitled painting by Elsie Tilmouth

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elsie Tilmouth
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1989
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Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Pair of ladies black leather high heeled shoes

Lois Grosse collection
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Shoes
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1965
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LORD KITCHENER / Secretary of State for War

LORD KITCHENER / Secretary of State for War

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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G Russel & Sons
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Dance wand

Dance wand

Papuan Official collection
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Ceremonial objects
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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1915
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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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Emmanuel Puruntatameri
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maxie J. Davis
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Cattle grazing near water, with farm 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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Home Leigh, North Botany

Home Leigh, North Botany

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Botany, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Corra Lynn, North Esk River, near Launceston, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Corra Linn Gorge, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Parliamentary Press Gallery pass

Parliamentary Press Gallery pass

Alan Reid collection
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Passes
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All-wool Travel Wardrobe for Miss Australia

All-wool Travel Wardrobe for Miss Australia

Jan Taylor collection
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Magazine clippings
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The Australian Women's Weekly
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1964
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Fire at Grafton May 27th 1908

Fire at Grafton May 27th 1908

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Take the toys from the boys - No more war

Take the toys from the boys - No more war

Movement Against Uranium Mining collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Movement Against Uranium Mining
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1985
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Patent for 'An Improved Pneumatic Tyre for Cycles and like Vehicles', 1897

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Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Patents
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Adrienne Augarde and a Cobar Copper Mine, 1910

Adrienne Augarde and a Cobar Copper Mine, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cobar, New South Wales, Australia
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Adrienne Augarde
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1910
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Certificate awarded at the Yarram Agricultural Society 78th Annual Show, 1960 for first prize for a jug cover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Yarram, Victoria, Australia
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Yarram Agricultural Society
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1960
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Repose

Repose

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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John H. Clark
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1813
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Lilian Faithfull and William Anderson on their wedding day.

Lilian Faithfull and William Anderson on their wedding day.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Zoological Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W.

Zoological Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W.

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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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of the Australian flag, with an inset photograph of a company of troops standing to attention

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Silver spoon

Silver spoon

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Spoons
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1949
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Postcard featuring a pen and ink printed drawing showing the silhouette of Big Ben and an Australian soldier arm in arm with three women on each side

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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1917
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Inv: 'Dance of the long-legged Swamp Bird', on Bark: 'Diver Duck Dance'

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bilinyarra
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Commemorative souvenir red, white and blue triangular paper 'PEACE HAT, 1918'

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Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Hats
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Australia
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Australian Army
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1918
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Victorian Amateur Cycling Union 1936 five mile senior cycle race trophy won by Reg Goodwin

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Reg Goodwin collection
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Trophies
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Reginald A. Goodwin
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1936
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Railway Station Belmore

Railway Station Belmore

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Crown Studios
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1908
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Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Aboriginal ceremony 'opening the bora'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Charles H. Kerry
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Wild Honey

Wild Honey

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djimbun
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'Bulwutja', bark painting, native plant species

'Bulwutja', 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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2012
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View at Lorne, Vic

View at Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Australian gold diggers

Australian gold diggers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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P Power
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RMS Britannia leaving Sydney

RMS Britannia leaving Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Large group of children and some adult figures, which appear to be school children and teachers.

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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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Painting depicts an oval shield-like figure between two lizards

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Sir Douglas Nicholls

Sir Douglas Nicholls

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Regina B
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S.S. Malta 6,094 tons. 4,500 h.p.

S.S. Malta 6,094 tons. 4,500 h.p.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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1982
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Brachycome Graminea

Brachycome Graminea

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1875
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Glass spearhead

Glass spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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The Milky Way

The Milky Way

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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