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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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"GOULBURN A. P. & H SOCIETY'S ANNUAL SHOW, FIRST PRIZE, Awar...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Certificates
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1938
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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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Michelle Donald
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Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Women in swimsuits standing at the water's edge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Italy
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Painting depicts a serpent coiled around white eggs

Painting depicts a serpent coiled around white eggs

Department of Transport and Communication collection
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Bark paintings
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Caledon Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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Sargents Bakery

Sargents Bakery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sargents Pty Ltd
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Side saddle

Side saddle

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Saddles
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Patent for 'Improvements in Wheels for Cycles, Road Vehicles, and the like', 1897

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Cycling in Australia - Ephemera collection no.1
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Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly 1950s

Black and white portrait photograph of Fred Daly 1950s

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1950
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Brother Jones : 'And what became of Brother Brown?

Brother Jones : 'And what became of Brother Brown?

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hand-written note recording Aileron, Elevator and Rudder Movements

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Neil Jensen collection
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A tree

A tree

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exhaustion

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Second Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1886
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The Man, Mik-mik

The Man, Mik-mik

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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Caves House, Jenolan

Caves House, Jenolan

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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Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen

Norddeutscher Lloyd, Bremen

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Chisel, made by Paddy Tjangala, 1972

Chisel, made by Paddy Tjangala, 1972

Lew Parlette collection no. 2
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Adzes
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paddy Tjangala
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1972
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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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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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Loretta Narburup
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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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2013
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Australia Brighton near Melbourne

Australia Brighton near Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Brighton, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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View over a town, with hills in the background

View over a town, with hills in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Long Bay.

Long Bay.

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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Certificate awarded to V.M. Wilson at the Narromine Show for second prize for a painted table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Narromine, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1967
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Nina Sabatino
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1992
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Cat 'Doctor'

Cat 'Doctor'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Art of the Time greeting card

Art of the Time greeting card

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Cards
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Torres Strait Islands, Queensland, Australia
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Kevin Levi
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1992
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Patty pan tray

Patty pan tray

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Baking trays
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1960
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Wynard Agricultural and Pastoral Society Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Wynyard, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict love token for Abraham Lawley

Convict Love Token collection no. 1
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Convict love tokens
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England
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1828
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Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Commonwealth quarantine station flag

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Flags
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Ceramic vase

Ceramic vase

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Vases
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At Sunrise - Blackwattle Bay, Glebe

At Sunrise - Blackwattle Bay, Glebe

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 LVN Haydon
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Painting depicts an anthropomorphic male figure

Painting depicts an anthropomorphic male figure

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Bird's Dropping or Death's Head Spider, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 4 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a 1927 30/98 Vauxhall [car], from a 1966 Weet-Bix cereal packet series [Card 11 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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1966
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Woven fibre basket attributed to Nellie Blair, Lake Tyers, Victoria

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Baskets
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Lake Tyers, East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Nellie Blair
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Painting depicts a rectangular figure with a diamond pattern down the centre

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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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Nanuwunda
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1948
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Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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La Perouse Monument. La Perouse. N.S.W.

La Perouse Monument. La Perouse. N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two witchetty grubs

Two witchetty grubs

Stan Mitchell collection
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Samples
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A Cattle Station in Australia

A Cattle Station in Australia

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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Pom pom neck ornament

Pom pom neck ornament

Stan Mitchell collection
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Personal adornments
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Telescopic propelling pencil

Telescopic propelling pencil

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Writing equipment
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String necklace

String necklace

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Stereoscopic view card depicting Fort Denison in Sydney Harbour, from a 1964 Weet-Bix cereal packet series [Card 4 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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1964
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 8

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 8

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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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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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Road to Weldborough, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Weldborough, Tasmania, 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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Vawal
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Triangular apron made of a length of melaleuca bark folded in half from Melville or Bathurst Island

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Charles Hart collection
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Aprons
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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Members ticket for the East Torrens Cricket Club 1901-1902

Members ticket for the East Torrens Cricket Club 1901-1902

Nanette Ward collection
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Tickets
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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Billy can

Billy can

Jean Galbraith collection
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Billy cans
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Table runner with lace edging

Table runner with lace edging

Lois Grosse collection
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Tablemats
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Steel hand drill with a round wooden handle

Steel hand drill with a round wooden handle

George O Crawford collection
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Hand drills
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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International Women's Day March 8

International Women's Day March 8

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative 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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Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

Two-ply fibre string looped to form long narrow mesh bag

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bags
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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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