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Emu egg carved with an image of a man's face and native Australian animals by Bill Reid, 1990

Emu egg carved with an image of a man's face and native Aust...

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Pair of Holden cufflinks

Pair of Holden cufflinks

Jack Heenan collection
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Cufflinks
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GM Holden Ltd
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Framed acrylic polymer painting on canvas 'Utopia Mt Doreen Yuendumu area ...'

Framed acrylic polymer painting on canvas 'Utopia Mt Doreen ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Dinny Nolan Tjampitjinpa
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Presented by The Australian Red Cross Council in recogntion of Twenty Years' Loyal Service

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Australian Red Cross Society
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Cartoon titled 'Foreign Policy'

Cartoon titled 'Foreign Policy'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2001
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Queenstown, Tas

Queenstown, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Epacris Impressa

Epacris Impressa

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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Convict love token from Noah Minns, 1832

Convict love token from Noah Minns, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Arches and spires, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Arches and spires, Torrens lake, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Talma & Co
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First Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Invitation to the opening of the First Commonwealth Parliament at Exhibition Building, Melbourne, 9 May 1901.

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Whereat collection
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Invitations
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Sands & McDougall Limited
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Hately wheat collection

Hately wheat collection

Horse Era Museum collection no. 2
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Grains
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Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

Barker Street, Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter

Letter

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Letters
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1931
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Business registration certificate for St Cyr Cosmetics Creations,1950

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Herbert Browne collection
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Two sheep facing each other in front of a post and rail fence

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Photographs
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

E Milne collection
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika), suffering with fly bitten eye, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Ostrich Chicks Hatching

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Junee Junction

Junee Junction

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Junee, New South Wales, Australia
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Memorial Gardens, St Peter's Cathedral & Cross of Sacrifice, Adelaide, SA

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Accounts book

Accounts book

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Ledgers
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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1864
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Bathurst City Croquet Club

Bathurst City Croquet Club

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
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Receipts
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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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Glass plate negative - Expedition buggy on bed of Todd River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

The Blue Lake and Lake Drive, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Imperial Fine Art Corporation, Holborn, London

The Imperial Fine Art Corporation, Holborn, London

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View from Commandant's Quarters, Port Arthur

View from Commandant's Quarters, Port Arthur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glass plate negative - Children in front of dwellings, The Bungalow, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1982
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'Nyilnigil' by Nyangkarni Penny K-Lyons, 2007

'Nyilnigil' by Nyangkarni Penny K-Lyons, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Nyangkarni P. K-Lyons
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2007
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Spear

Spear

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Spears
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Not provided
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1974
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Snake painted emu egg by Peter Carlo

Snake painted emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Painted emu eggs
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Peter Carlo
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Machattie Park and Court House, Bathurst, 1905

Machattie Park and Court House, Bathurst, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret R. Tipungwuti
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Sepia photograph of submerged boat with flag flying

Sepia photograph of submerged boat with flag flying

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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New Forest, Hampshire

New Forest, Hampshire

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Govertt's Leap and Bridal Veil Falls, Blackheath, NSW

Govertt's Leap and Bridal Veil Falls, Blackheath, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Govetts Leap, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Remains of a

Remains of a "Pepper box" revolver

Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Revolvers
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Young, New South Wales, Australia
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Chinese Miners
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1845
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Painting depicting vegetation with running emu, by Butcher Joe Nangan

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Joe (Butcher) Nangan
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1976
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Kittell Chronometer No 269

Kittell Chronometer No 269

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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Holden Torana tiepin

Holden Torana tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1965
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Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Australia Welcomes The American Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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R J Jones Butcher

R J Jones Butcher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Harbour Beach and Pool, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token from John Palmer, 1829

Convict love token from John Palmer, 1829

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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In the gully, Ferny Creek, Victoria

In the gully, Ferny Creek, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Ocean Beach, Manly NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Drawing Room, Wentworth House, Sydney

The Drawing Room, Wentworth House, Sydney

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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1911
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Photograph of young man dressed as king

Photograph of young man dressed as king

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Grosvenor Hotel

Grosvenor Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1908
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A Friend of a Friend of Mine!

A Friend of a Friend of Mine!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting divided into three panels with horizontal black lines

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Trucker
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1965
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Wooden club or digging stick with pokerwork design from Hermannsburg, 1957

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Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
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Clubs
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South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

South East Wind and Hammer-headed Shark

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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Kulpidja
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1948
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New South Wales Lancers

New South Wales Lancers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young Ostriches

Young Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Grandma Turner

Grandma Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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