Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Explore sets

Objects

Image Title and collection What Where Who When
Steel mills, Newcastle, Australia

Steel mills, Newcastle, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with an image of Tony Mundine by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
Apply Bill Reid - John Cawte collection filter
Engraved emu eggs
Apply Engraved emu eggs filter
Bill Reid
Apply Bill Reid filter
Brown, grey and black patterned sleeveless dress with black belt, worn by Lindy Chamberlain

Brown, grey and black patterned sleeveless dress with black ...

Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
Apply Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2 filter
Dresses
Apply Dresses filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
Apply Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter
Bark painting depicting a 'nature story' of dukala, possums and lambalk, the sugar glider, by Bardayal Nadjamerrek

Bark painting depicting a 'nature story' of dukala, possums ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Kurrhkurr, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Kurrhkurr, Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Bardayal Nadjamerrek
Apply Bardayal Nadjamerrek filter
1970
Apply 1970 filter
Painting depicting vegetation with running emu, by Butcher Joe Nangan

Painting depicting vegetation with running emu, by Butcher J...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Broome, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Broome, Western Australia, Australia filter
Joe (Butcher) Nangan
Apply Joe (Butcher) Nangan filter
1976
Apply 1976 filter
Pair of 'Desert Boot' style shoes issued to and worn by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyker, 1973-1985

Pair of 'Desert Boot' style shoes issued to and worn by Dutc...

Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1
Apply Dr Edward Duyker collection no. 1 filter
Shoes
Apply Shoes filter
Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Dunlop Pty Ltd
Apply Dunlop Pty Ltd filter
1973
Apply 1973 filter
Postcard of Australia's 'World Record' Holder Marjorie Jackson (The Lithgow Flash), XV Olympic Games, Finland 1952

Postcard of Australia's 'World Record' Holder Marjorie Jacks...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Finland
Apply Finland filter
John Berriman
Apply John Berriman filter
1952
Apply 1952 filter
Elliptical concave bark container

Elliptical concave bark container

Gabriella Roy collection
Apply Gabriella Roy collection filter
Containers
Apply Containers filter
Rabbet plane

Rabbet plane

John Docker collection
Apply John Docker collection filter
Rabbet planes
Apply Rabbet planes filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Ted Docker
Apply Mr Ted Docker filter
1920
Apply 1920 filter
Sculpture - wood - dugong

Sculpture - wood - dugong

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Wood carvings
Apply Wood carvings filter
Bamaga, Queensland, Australia
Apply Bamaga, Queensland, Australia filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Plane iron

Plane iron

George Henry Taylor collection
Apply George Henry Taylor collection filter
Plane irons
Apply Plane irons filter
Mr George H. Taylor
Apply Mr George H. Taylor filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Unknown
Apply Unknown filter
A black and white photograph entitled

A black and white photograph entitled "Making a turtle pose ...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
Apply Turner and Valentine Families collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Lady Musgrave Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
Apply Lady Musgrave Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia filter
1934
Apply 1934 filter
Farm workers at Boondara,

Farm workers at Boondara,

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Boondara, Western Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1918
Apply 1918 filter
Small metal bottle opener

Small metal bottle opener

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
Apply Hilda Creager collection no. 1 filter
Bottle openers
Apply Bottle openers filter
Decorated wooden shield

Decorated wooden shield

Dr Robert Wishart collection
Apply Dr Robert Wishart collection filter
Shields
Apply Shields filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1964
Apply 1964 filter
Illuminated address which William Barak and fifteen other Coranderrk residents presented to Graham Berry, 1886

Illuminated address which William Barak and fifteen other Co...

1886 Barak-Berry Illuminated Address collection
Apply 1886 Barak-Berry Illuminated Address collection filter
Illuminated addresses
Apply Illuminated addresses filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
William Barak
Apply William Barak filter
1886
Apply 1886 filter
Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Cathedral Square, Christchurch, N.Z

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Post Office, Liverpool

Post Office, Liverpool

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Liverpool, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Postmaster General's Department
Apply Postmaster General's Department filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Olympic Saga

Olympic Saga

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3 filter
Books
Apply Books filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Keith Donald
Apply Keith Donald filter
1957
Apply 1957 filter
'Minyipuru at Pangkal' by Mulyatingki Marney, Nancy Chapman & May Chapman (2016)

'Minyipuru at Pangkal' by Mulyatingki Marney, Nancy Chapman ...

Martumili Seven Sisters collection no.2
Apply Martumili Seven Sisters collection no.2 filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
Nancy Chapman
Apply Nancy Chapman filter
2016
Apply 2016 filter
Utilised core [stone implement]

Utilised core [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Cores
Apply Cores filter
Mulka, South Australia, Australia
Apply Mulka, South Australia, Australia filter
Cartoon of Ian McLachlan, President of the National Farmers Federation, dressed as a peasant

Cartoon of Ian McLachlan, President of the National Farmers ...

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
Apply Ward O'Neill collection no. 2 filter
Cartoons
Apply Cartoons filter
Mr Ward O'Neill
Apply Mr Ward O'Neill filter
1987
Apply 1987 filter
Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kutturu', Luritja people, Finke River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

Glass plate negative - Men fighting with clubs called 'kuttu...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Glass plate negatives
Apply Glass plate negatives filter
Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Finke River, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1920
Apply 1920 filter
A Federation style house with four people

A Federation style house with four people

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Hotel Esplanade, Western Australia, 'Host of the West'.

Hotel Esplanade, Western Australia, 'Host of the West'.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Perth, Western Australia, Australia filter
The Colortype Press
Apply The Colortype Press filter
Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Six letters to Mrs Chifley

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
Apply Ben Chifley collection no. 3 filter
Letters
Apply Letters filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Iris Rice
Apply Iris Rice filter
Orient Line R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Orient Line R.M.S. Orama 20,000 tons

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
1931
Apply 1931 filter
Belfast House, Waratah Street, Katoomba

Belfast House, Waratah Street, Katoomba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens in the foreground

Sydney Harbour, Botanical Gardens in the foreground

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Replica of human inner ear

Replica of human inner ear

Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection
Apply Graeme Clark, University of Melbourne - Cochlear Limited collection filter
Anatomical models
Apply Anatomical models filter
Port Jackson

Port Jackson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Chamaescilla Corymbosa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1873
Apply 1873 filter
St. Peter's Church of England, Hornsby

St. Peter's Church of England, Hornsby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Hornsby, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1910
Apply 1910 filter
Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Cylindrical wooden digging stick

Olive Pink collection
Apply Olive Pink collection filter
Digging sticks
Apply Digging sticks filter
Miss Olive Pink
Apply Miss Olive Pink filter
Overlooking harbour, Newcastle, NSW

Overlooking harbour, Newcastle, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Newcastle Harbour, Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Newcastle Harbour, Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Portrait of Philip VI of France

Portrait of Philip VI of France

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Prints
Apply Prints filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
Apply Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia filter
Gibson Pootchemunka
Apply Gibson Pootchemunka filter
Owl

Owl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Art Series
Apply Art Series filter
Postcard showing a group of cyclists

Postcard showing a group of cyclists

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
1912
Apply 1912 filter
Black and white photograph depicting cricketer Amy Hudson batting during the Australian Championships in Brisbane in 1933

Black and white photograph depicting cricketer Amy Hudson ba...

Amy Hudson collection
Apply Amy Hudson collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Apply Brisbane, Queensland, Australia filter
Ms Amy Hudson
Apply Ms Amy Hudson filter
1933
Apply 1933 filter
Children's wooden rocking horse

Children's wooden rocking horse

Tony Preston collection no. 1
Apply Tony Preston collection no. 1 filter
Rocking horses
Apply Rocking horses filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Gordon Pukangamirri
Apply Gordon Pukangamirri filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Philomena
Apply Philomena filter
Storm Bay and the lighthouse, Kiama, NSW

Storm Bay and the lighthouse, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Storm Bay, Kiama, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Storm Bay, Kiama, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
The Race Course, Grafton, NSW

The Race Course, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Grafton, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Dinner knife with CPRR  stamped into the handle

Dinner knife with CPRR stamped into the handle

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
Apply Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1 filter
Dinner knives
Apply Dinner knives filter
Sheffield, England
Apply Sheffield, England filter
Thurston & Sons
Apply Thurston & Sons filter
Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Piquancy

Piquancy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Charles D. Gibson
Apply Mr Charles D. Gibson filter
Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Mortuary Rites 2' by Jack Wherra

Jack Wherra collection no. 1
Apply Jack Wherra collection no. 1 filter
Nut carvings
Apply Nut carvings filter
Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia filter
Jack Wherra
Apply Jack Wherra filter
1963
Apply 1963 filter
Exhibition Building, Melbourne Australia

Exhibition Building, Melbourne Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
Broome, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Broome, Western Australia, Australia filter
Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Island

Chart of the Murray River from Wentworth to above Danger Isl...

Trevor Reed collection
Apply Trevor Reed collection filter
Navigational charts
Apply Navigational charts filter
Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Wentworth, New South Wales, Australia filter
1885
Apply 1885 filter
Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Bolara Maneroo

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy, King of Bolara Maneroo

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Aboriginal breastplates
Apply Aboriginal breastplates filter
Bolara, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bolara, New South Wales, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1931
Apply 1931 filter
Barkly Street, looking west, Ararat, Vic

Barkly Street, looking west, Ararat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Ararat, Victoria, Australia
Apply Ararat, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Wooden club, Weapon

Wooden club, Weapon

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Clubs
Apply Clubs filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
P Mudjana
Apply P Mudjana filter
Comin' Home by Ros Langford

Comin' Home by Ros Langford

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Ros Langford collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Ros Langford collection filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Ros Langford
Apply Ros Langford filter
Load more objects