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Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Fibre basket by Yikartu Bumba, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Yikartu Bumba
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2008
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Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

Embroidered silk postcard from World War One

David Westcott collection no. 6
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1914
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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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Bruno J. Pilakui
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Glimpse of the Captain Cook Graving Dock from the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Captain Cook Graving Dock, Garden Island, Sydney, New South Wales, ...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Blowhard
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The Miss Australia Quest brochure

The Miss Australia Quest brochure

Susie Elelman collection
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Pamphlets
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Keith Goddard collection
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Spearheads
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist Daniel Solander

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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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Spearthrower with incised pattern

Spearthrower with incised pattern

Louise Thibou Decorated Spearthrower collection
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Spearthrowers
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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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Barney Ngakyunkwokka
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rosemary Morris
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Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Roseanne Nawirridj
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Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Albany WA and Aboriginals

Albany WA and Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Albany, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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The Sphinx Rock, Beechworth, Vic

The Sphinx Rock, Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Botanical Gardens - Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucia Carlingun
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Clothes brush

Clothes brush

Ellen Rogers collection
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Clothes brushes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1928
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'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

'Kinyu' by Eubena Nampitjin and Jane Gimme, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Eubena Nampitjin
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2007
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Australia - A Native Corroobree [Corroboree]

Australia - A Native Corroobree [Corroboree]

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Riverside, Nepean River, Emu Plains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Nepean River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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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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Handcrafted model sulky

Handcrafted model sulky

Archibald William Hayes collection
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Small scale models
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Collaroy Beach, Sydney, NSW

Collaroy Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Collaroy Beach, Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Passengers for the 1.50 to Sydney Sunday July 16 1911

Passengers for the 1.50 to Sydney Sunday July 16 1911

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1911
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Wooden kangaroo figure with body parts glued together

Wooden kangaroo figure with body parts glued together

Terence Lane collection
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Animal figures
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1977
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Convict love token from William Kennedy, 1832

Convict love token from William Kennedy, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Lantern slide - Pitjantjatjara men wearing wooden hair ornaments known as 'elenba', central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920-1924

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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String bag

String bag

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 18/12/1973 collection
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Bags
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The painting consisting of three horizontal sections with the central section having a small circle

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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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Tuki Puruldatemiri
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1965
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Letter addressed to Will Glover from cousin Cissy Grahame, inviting Will and his wife to visit

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Enid Treadgold collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Cissy Grahame
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1919
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Photograph of several members of the 1912 Australian Cricket team relaxing on the deck of the

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Nanette Ward collection
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England
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Daisy and Violet. The pretty grown-together Children

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing by Eileen Fullerton, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Eileen Fullerton
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Natives at play, Ceylon Tea estate - Lipton series

Natives at play, Ceylon Tea estate - Lipton series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Ceylon
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Golden bird of paradise

Golden bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Art Series
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Film negative - Mt Kikinguana, discovered and named by the Mackay expedition, western Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marriage certificate

Mounted copy of William Pitt Faithfull and Mary Deane's marr...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Marriage certificates
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Model wooden club with a pointed bulbous head

Model wooden club with a pointed bulbous head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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The Big Iron Store, Andrew Phillips Importers & General Merchant

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Royal Agricultural and Horticultural Society of South Australia
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1956
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Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Group of men wearing sashes with some holding banners

Group of men wearing sashes with some holding banners

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hymenophyllum Demissum

Hymenophyllum Demissum

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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A tea set with ATSIC logos

A tea set with ATSIC logos

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Tea sets
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Mary A. Kantilla
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Cardboard box

Cardboard box

Thompson Family collection
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Boxes
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Blue hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1975-1976

Blue hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [J...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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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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Stanley Gallacher
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Fishing net

Fishing net

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Fishing nets
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Repatriation Day fundraising badge

Repatriation Day fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1915
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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Men posing next to a steam locomotive on a bridge

Men posing next to a steam locomotive on a bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Square cardboard token

Square cardboard token

ET Fealy collection
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Tokens
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Yellow circles on a light brown background with yellow dots

Yellow circles on a light brown background with yellow dots

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mindjel
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1967
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Graham Badari
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