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Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

Cylindrical fibre basket - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Baskets
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Zilm family furniture collection
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1895
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An outdoors scene

An outdoors scene

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Main Signal Sydney Railway Station

Main Signal Sydney Railway Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

Carrobboree [i.e.Corroboree] on the banks of the Murray

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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London, England
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J Carr
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1873
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Convict love token captioned I love till death shall stop my breath, 1802

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Ships under way with flags flying

Ships under way with flags flying

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Handwritten chart compiled by Edgar Deane to record the winners at the Tirranna races from 1870 to 1880

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Image of two nurses in a male hospital ward

Image of two nurses in a male hospital ward

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Bruce Coaldrake collection
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Mr Bruce Coaldrake
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Kit bag from Light Horse uniform

Kit bag from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Nankeen kestrel

Nankeen kestrel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Postcard featuring Central Square, Sydney

Postcard featuring Central Square, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

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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Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Mother Shipton's Prophecy

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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One sovereign coin, 1861

One sovereign coin, 1861

Noble Numismatics collection
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Sovereigns
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1861
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Boomerang depicting the Sydney Harbour Bridge, stylistically attributed to La Perouse, Sydney

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hotel Pacific, Lorne, Vic

Hotel Pacific, 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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Six women with hats sitting on a fence [Christmas 1916]

Six women with hats sitting on a fence [Christmas 1916]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Top hat worn by Sir Henry Gullett

Wight-Gullett collection
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Top hats
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London, England
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Andre & Co Ltd, Hatters
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1905
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Sepia photograph of a town in flood

Sepia photograph of a town in flood

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Jetty, Fowlers Bay, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Mask

Mask

Papuan Official collection
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Mr E M. Bastard
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1923
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

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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Not provided
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Mornington Island headdress made by Dick Roughsey and worn by him at Keith and Elsie de Witte's wedding in 1955

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Keith and Elsie de Witte collection
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Headdresses
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1955
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Convict love token from William Hall, 1830

Convict love token from William Hall, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
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A woman standing behind a barrier, with a cave 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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Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey

National Sports Information Centre collection
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Photographs
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Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
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QSL card for VK-2HS

QSL card for VK-2HS

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Paderewski playing a Feurich Piano

Paderewski playing a Feurich Piano

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

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Sir Robert 'Bob' G. Menzies
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1941
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Ladies dyed pink satin left tango shoe, with a clear cut bead at the centre top

Ladies dyed pink satin left tango shoe, with a clear cut bea...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dancing shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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1920
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Caladenia Deformis

Caladenia Deformis

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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1873
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CANBERRA - Hon. Andrew Fisher laying Foundation Stone 12.3.13 H&S

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Howard & Shearsby
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1913
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Sailing Sydney Harbour, Bonnington Irish Moss

Sailing Sydney Harbour, Bonnington Irish Moss

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from Charles Vale, 1832

Convict love token from Charles Vale, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Roxby Downs, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1983
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Arthur's Seat, Hollywood, Garden of the Moon, Arthur's Seat, Vic

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Benevolent Gentleman ...

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sculpture - snake

Sculpture - snake

Herbert Keys collection
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Wood carvings
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Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

Aboriginal breastplate for Neddy, King of Neis Valley

Edmund Milne collection
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Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1918
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Untitled, by Narritijin Maymuru, 1966

Untitled, by Narritijin Maymuru, 1966

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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1966
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Pair of gold-coloured metal cufflinks bearing the Holden lion logo

Pair of gold-coloured metal cufflinks bearing the Holden lio...

Jack Heenan collection
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Cufflinks
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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Purple grey woollen shift dress

Purple grey woollen shift dress

Hanna Lemberg collection
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Dresses
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Courtroom sketch 'Lindy Chamberlain with defence lawyers. John Phillips QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Boomerangs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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National park

National park

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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1907
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Bardurru, the Hollow Mortuary Log is borne to the Milky Way or The Pussycat and the Crows.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Dauwidi
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Bark painting depicting Njalyot the Rainbow Serpent by Peter Marralwanga, Marrkolidjban

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Marrkolidjban, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Marralwanga
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1988
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Cremorne Heights & Mosman Bay, Sydney

Cremorne Heights & Mosman Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cremorne Heights, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Essay by Jim Maple-Brown titled Transport by the Camel in Australia

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Mr Jim Maple-Brown AM
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1937
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Football Series - A follower

Football Series - A follower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Nathaniel Kawangka
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Right foot buckled sling back platform shoe with peek-a-boo toe

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Shoes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Muncaster
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1994
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High Sea, Bognor

High Sea, Bognor

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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