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Bark painting 'Djang'Kawu Sisters at Gariyak' by Valerie Munininy 2

Bark painting 'Djang'Kawu Sisters at Gariyak' by Valerie Mun...

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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Valerie Munininy 2
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Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Garden, Ararat

The Garden, Ararat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Album containing 109 pages photographs of Fred Daly with various people at a variety of events and places

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Fred Daly collection
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Glass plate negative - The old open-cut in pre-Cambrian clay-slates at the Daly River copper mine, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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The Frogs learn to jump from the fairies

The Frogs learn to jump from the fairies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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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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Film negative - Horses watering, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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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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1928
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Boating on Lake Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Boating on Lake Torrens, 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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1929
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View in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

View in the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, NSW

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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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Contract with the Army written in Polish on green paper, titled 'Army Form Number B271a'

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Contracts
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Postcard of Engineering Works Auburn

Postcard of Engineering Works Auburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Auburn, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of naturalist Johann Reinhold Forster

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Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Miss Tittell Brune

Miss Tittell Brune

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Talma & Co
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Playing with the bubbles

Playing with the bubbles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Lane Cove River, Sydney

Lane Cove River, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Woman sitting outside a house

Woman sitting outside a house

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black duck

Black duck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting no. 11, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla flees towards the only great mountain, Borabunaru

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Attempt to Seduce a Wife' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
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Nut carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Wherra
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1963
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Boomerang

Boomerang

John Magers collection
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Cloncurry, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1975
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Ancestral hero of the Yirritya moiety: Banaitja (Lanytjung) and Yirritya animals.

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Dr Karel Kupka collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Birrikitji Gumana
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1963
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Postcard of John Pascoe Fawkner

Postcard of John Pascoe Fawkner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Not provided
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1926
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Postcard featuring Flemington Racecourse

Postcard featuring Flemington Racecourse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Table model kerosene lamp

Table model kerosene lamp

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Kerosene lamps
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Portion of Garden of the Moon, Hollywood, Arthur's Seat, Vic

Portion of Garden of the Moon, Hollywood, Arthur's Seat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Program for the Mozart Boy's Choir of Vienna

Program for the Mozart Boy's Choir of Vienna

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Programs
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Card permit authorising A Jedrzejowski to drive mechanically-propelled vehicles of Groups 1 & 3

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Drivers licences
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1947
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Blue envelope

Blue envelope

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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First of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - England

First of a set of three postcards from Joan Richmond - Engla...

Joan Richmond collection
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Coxley, Somerset, England
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1932
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Possum costume

Possum costume

Cairns and Far North Queensland Environment Centre collection
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Costumes
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Cairns, Queensland, Australia
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Jan Harris
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1980
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South East Wind

South East Wind

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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Nambinara
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1948
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Invitation to meet Hon. Nelson T. Johnson, Envoy extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of the United States of America, Canberra, 1941

Invitation to meet Hon. Nelson T. Johnson, Envoy extraordina...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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A days spell

A days spell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Steam Punt, Taree

Steam Punt, Taree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Taree, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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Flavelles Queensland Gems

Flavelles Queensland Gems

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Queen Alexandra
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1908
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L'Iena

L'Iena

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Mounted police escorting a provisions wagon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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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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Six women playing cricket

Six women playing cricket

Ruby Lee collection
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Turtle Hunt (3rd paint of series).

Turtle Hunt (3rd paint of series).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Djarrakpi, NE Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nyapilingu Dhamarrandji
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1985
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dymphna Kerinaina
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Bathurst District R.S.L. Band

Bathurst District R.S.L. Band

Ben Chifley collection no.3
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Receipts
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Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Soldiers Memorial Hall. Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A nurse standing between two male patients in bed, with another man sitting on the right side

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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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1923
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Message on postcard

Message on postcard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Two Emus Hut painting

Two Emus Hut painting

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marian Bryden with long blonde hair wearing a white dress. Feb 1896

Marian Bryden with long blonde hair wearing a white dress. F...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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A mountain track

A mountain track

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Edge-ground axe heads
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Kallakoopah Creek, Simpson Desert, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Envelopes
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph of ship

Photograph of ship

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1908
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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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Group of Ostriches

Group of Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Convict love token from Paul Stieney, 1836

Convict love token from Paul Stieney, 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Aboriginal, Coopers Creek, Queensland.

Aboriginal, Coopers Creek, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coopers Creek, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Bark painting depicting the tail of the whale Daymirri, by Wandjuk Marika, Yirrkala, 1964, with a paddle over his head

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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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Wandjuk Marika
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1964
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Sydney Government House

Sydney Government House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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