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A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

A straight shaped piece of dogwood with bark still attached

Roy Barker collection no. 1
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Loose double page from book titled Exercises for Ladies to Improve and Perfect Beauty

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Kangaroo mounted on a blue-enamelled boomerang.

Kangaroo mounted on a blue-enamelled boomerang.

Terence Lane collection
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Brooches
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1913
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Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

Small white enamel cup with blue rim and no handle

Thompson Family collection
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Cups
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Convict love token engraved with the names H. Orum and H. Cutler

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Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Spearheads
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Joseph Sewill Marine Chronometer No 9143, with accessories in a wooden case, used in HMAS Tamworth

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Joseph Sewell
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Photograph of Billy Snedden and Fred Daly about to shake hands on the set of

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sir Billy M. Snedden
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1979
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RAILWAY SQUARE, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

RAILWAY SQUARE, SYDNEY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Coiled basket

Coiled basket

Florence Gaby collection
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Baskets
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Glass kangaroo figure filled with coloured sand

Glass kangaroo figure filled with coloured sand

Terence Lane collection
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Sculptures
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Replica of an 1853 cast iron doorstop depicting a kangaroo standing on a rocky mound, 1970s

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Terence Lane collection
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Doorstops
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Birmingham, West Midlands, England
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Archibald Kenrick & Sons
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1853
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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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Long-toothed wooden comb

Long-toothed wooden comb

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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A church covered in vegetation.

A church covered in vegetation.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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J W. Beattie
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O Gauge House model train parcel van

O Gauge House model train parcel van

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway carriages
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Poster - '3rd National Hui for Work Trusts and Co-operative Kaiwhaiki Marae...'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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Hotel Mnt Wellington, Hobart Tasmania 1910.

Hotel Mnt Wellington, Hobart Tasmania 1910.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Canoe repair kit assembled and used by Olegas Truchanas

Melva Truchanas collection
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Repair kits
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Olegas Truchanas
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1968
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An umbrella handle cut down to form a riding crop with silver handle that was used as circus prop by Philip Wirth

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Philip Wirth collection
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Circus props
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Mr Philip P. Wirth
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Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

Long, thin gold-coloured metal knitting needle

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting needles
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Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Sydney Harbour, showing Circular Quay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Miss P Jackson
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Postcard featuring a colour image of the S.S. Afric on a stormy sea

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Unidentified

Unidentified

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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Yalioura
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1948
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District Hospital, Windsor, April

District Hospital, Windsor, April

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 10

Sketches of Tommy's life - Out on rest - No 10

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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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangiliana
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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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J Portaminni
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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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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Munro Thaio
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Simon Gorey
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Black and white photograph of a man, Fred Daly, Kevin Kelly and another man, in a white presentation folder, 1977

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1977
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Postcard with photograph captioned Murray Views No. 90 Aerial View of Sydney Harbour

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Murray Views
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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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Donovan Walmberg
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Bark painting 'The butterflies who sustain the 'shades' with nectar' by Binyinyuwuy, Milingimbi, 1967

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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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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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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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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IN THE WOOLLEN MILL.

IN THE WOOLLEN MILL.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Oswald Comprabar
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Christine Bowman
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Child's drawing - The Desert by Alan Dickson [possibly Alan Jungarai Dickson, Yuendumu NT]

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Alan Dickson
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Fregon, South Australia, Australia
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Malyanka
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UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY VIEW FROM MANNING HOUSE

UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY VIEW FROM MANNING HOUSE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Harold Cazneaux
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Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Bark painting by Roy Dadaynga Marika.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Roy D. Marika
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1975
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Sticker 'Smash Vesteys Racism'

Sticker 'Smash Vesteys Racism'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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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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Gatji, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Toy automated kangaroo with a joey in its pouch

Toy automated kangaroo with a joey in its pouch

Terence Lane collection
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Mechanical toys
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1946
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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 Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Andrea
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Bendorp's Royal Dutch Cocoa and Confectionery

Bendorp's Royal Dutch Cocoa and Confectionery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Djunkgao (Djung'kawu) and Madalait at Jelangbara (Yalangbara) - Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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Shell

Shell

L and T Hackney collection
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Shells
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Yellow and green fish

Yellow and green fish

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Barren Jack before work started

Barren Jack before work started

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1896
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QSL card for VK4-QSL

QSL card for VK4-QSL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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