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At night the flying foxes come and eat the mangoes

At night the flying foxes come and eat the mangoes

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Merlene Poantulura
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Kogarah Public School

Kogarah Public School

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kogarah, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Laurel D. Pamalkan
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Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Model of bark canoe from Melville or Bathurst Island

Charles Hart collection
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Dr George Horne
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1926
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Green pattern on blue

Green pattern on blue

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Yass Spring Show, 1906, Second Prize

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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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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Maxie Pearce
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Royal Grand Opera Company of Australasia - Sarah Anderson

Royal Grand Opera Company of Australasia - Sarah Anderson

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Green wineglass

Green wineglass

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Wine glasses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

ACF - Australian Comforts Fund 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Australian gold diggers

Australian gold diggers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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P Power
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Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Dance hat with string and emu feathers at the top

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Headdresses
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Thru the Pines, Manly, NSW

Thru the Pines, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Light blue lines on a dark blue background

Light blue lines on a dark blue background

Balarinji Art collection no.2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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England V Australia 1877 to 1904

England V Australia 1877 to 1904

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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J N. Pentelow
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1904
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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View of scenic road from West Tamworth, NSW

View of scenic road from West Tamworth, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Horse and Cowboy 1998

Horse and Cowboy 1998

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tristan Young
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1998
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St Ignatius College, Riverview, Sydney

St Ignatius College, Riverview, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Riverview, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Australian Comforts Fund, fundraising badge

Australian Comforts Fund, fundraising badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Charity badges
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Australian Comforts Fund
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Paddy Freddy's paint stirrer number 2

Paddy Freddy's paint stirrer number 2

Milikapiti Council collection
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Artists equipment
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Freddy Paddy
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Breakwater and Bar, Richmond River

Breakwater and Bar, Richmond River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Richmond River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Bark painting divided into 16 panels by three horizontal white bands with red outlines

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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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Polly Miller
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1965
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The hospital, Swan Hill, Vic

The hospital, Swan Hill, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daryl Saunders
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Sir David Beatty

Sir David Beatty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'A half senate election will be held on December 13...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by Prince Ranjitsinhji, 1898

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Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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London, England
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Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
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1898
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maria J. Orsto
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Royal Australian Air Force Certificate of Service and Discharge

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Parsons collection
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Certificates
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Royal Australian Air Force
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1946
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This is Rocky Island off shore from Mornington Island

This is Rocky Island off shore from Mornington Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Craig Sandy
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Photograph of Hubert Opperman, 1937

Photograph of Hubert Opperman, 1937

ML Doley collection
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Wirrulla, South Australia, Australia
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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1937
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Richard Miller
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Levuka, Fiji

Levuka, Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Levuka, Fiji
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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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Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Brown piece of card folded in to form box shape

Dame Pattie Menzies collection no. 1
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Container components
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Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Postcard featuring Broken Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
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Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

Boondara, showing horse teams pulling wagons loaded with woo...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Postcard featuring a printed portrait of Edwin Wesley Howard Fowles

Postcard featuring a printed portrait of Edwin Wesley Howard...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Edwin L. Fowles
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wilfred Wikmunea
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Armband

Armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ngukurr, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elizah Dennis
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Pigmented plaited fibre armband

Pigmented plaited fibre armband

A Morrison collection no. 1
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Armbands
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Freemason's Order of Malta cap

Freemason's Order of Malta cap

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 1
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Caps
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Mr Leslie H. Gale
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Roughly triangular piece of slate with incised motif of owl in tree-tops against a full moon

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

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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Model coffin log

Model coffin log

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Ceremonial objects
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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American Australian Expedition to Arnhem Land
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House and water tank behind some trees

House and water tank behind some trees

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scout's Artist badge certificate

Scout's Artist badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1946
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nilus Kerinaiua
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Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Street with shops, cars, and a chemist shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Ngunarrmanya', painted by Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra, 1974

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Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Freddy Tjugudi West Tjakamarra
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1974
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Boomerang featuring front halves of cow and horse in centre and geometric designs on arms

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Photograph of the Australian Cricket team

Photograph of the Australian Cricket team

Nanette Ward collection
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Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Elcho Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rick Gurruwul
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