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
Engraved boab nut 'Whiteman's Justice' by Jack Wherra

Engraved boab nut 'Whiteman's Justice' 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
Harbour View from Manly, N.S.W.

Harbour View from Manly, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Germany
Apply Germany filter
G.Giovanardi, Sydney
Apply G.Giovanardi, Sydney 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
Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
Apply Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia filter
Boomerang

Boomerang

Roy Barker collection no. 1
Apply Roy Barker collection no. 1 filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs 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, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Leah Kerinaiua
Apply Leah Kerinaiua filter
Business registration certificate for St Cyr Cosmetics Creations,1950

Business registration certificate for St Cyr Cosmetics Creat...

Herbert Browne collection
Apply Herbert Browne collection filter
Certificates
Apply Certificates filter
The English Game of Cricket

The English Game of Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
Apply Nanette Ward collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Charles Box
Apply Charles Box filter
1877
Apply 1877 filter
Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
Apply Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7 filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
Apply Ernabella, South Australia, Australia filter
Pantjiti Lionel
Apply Pantjiti Lionel filter
2005
Apply 2005 filter
Ornamental belt

Ornamental belt

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Belts
Apply Belts 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
Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia filter
Brian
Apply Brian filter
Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock's short-sleeved summer prospecting jacket

Lang Hancock collection
Apply Lang Hancock collection filter
Jackets
Apply Jackets filter
Mr Langley F. Hancock
Apply Mr Langley F. Hancock filter
Beacroft Bowling Team

Beacroft Bowling Team

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
Convict love token from G.G., Jan 10th, 1820

Convict love token from G.G., Jan 10th, 1820

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
These are some animals that the Aborigines killed and ate

These are some animals that the Aborigines killed and ate

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Apply Jervis Bay, Australian Capital Territory, Australia filter
Panorama of Beechworth, Vic

Panorama of Beechworth, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Beechworth, Victoria, Australia
Apply Beechworth, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Town Hall and Exhibition Building Melbourne

Town Hall and Exhibition Building Melbourne

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
WTP
Apply WTP filter
Ammunition cartridge pouch

Ammunition cartridge pouch

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
Apply Milo Dunphy collection no. 1 filter
Ammunition pouches
Apply Ammunition pouches filter
Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Cooper & Fox
Apply Cooper & Fox filter
Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The Opposition leader stayed nearly half an hour before heading back to Parliament House...'

Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam...

Pat Rawlings collection
Apply Pat Rawlings collection filter
Telegrams
Apply Telegrams filter
Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
Apply Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor... filter
Australian Associated Press
Apply Australian Associated Press filter
1975
Apply 1975 filter
Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Photographic print depicting the toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
Apply Everitt and George Family collection filter
Photographic prints
Apply Photographic prints filter
Jack plane with a timber body and a steel blade

Jack plane with a timber body and a steel blade

John Docker collection
Apply John Docker collection filter
Jack planes
Apply Jack 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
Image of a woman and a dove

Image of a woman and a dove

Union of Australian Women collection
Apply Union of Australian Women collection filter
Badges
Apply Badges filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Ms Audrey McDonald
Apply Ms Audrey McDonald filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a reward poster for Martin Cash, George Jones and Lawrence Cavenagh

Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of a reward ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia filter
Martin Cash
Apply Martin Cash filter
1843
Apply 1843 filter
Model depicting attack on Mont St Quentin, France, 1918

Model depicting attack on Mont St Quentin, France, 1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
Apply Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter... filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1918
Apply 1918 filter
Bush turkey

Bush turkey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Woman writing letter by holding pen with her toes

Woman writing letter by holding pen with her toes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1913
Apply 1913 filter
Hope Faithfull with a bicycle, Lilian Faithfull seated side-saddle on a pale coloured horse and Clare Faithfull seated side-saddle on a dark coloured horse

Hope Faithfull with a bicycle, Lilian Faithfull seated side-...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Needle and string

Needle and string

Stan Mitchell collection
Apply Stan Mitchell collection filter
Needles
Apply Needles filter
Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 4164, with accessories in wooden case, used in HMAS Australia

Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 4164, with access...

Department of Defence collection
Apply Department of Defence collection filter
Chronometers
Apply Chronometers filter
Royal Australian Navy
Apply Royal Australian Navy filter
Town Hall, Market & Cathedral, Sydney

Town Hall, Market & Cathedral, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 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
Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
Apply Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia filter
Timmy Betts
Apply Timmy Betts filter
Black and white photograph of a tent camp and horses

Black and white photograph of a tent camp and horses

Mollie Ballard collection
Apply Mollie Ballard collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Mr Frank W. Ballard
Apply Mr Frank W. Ballard filter
1927
Apply 1927 filter
Convict love token from F. Robinson, 1831

Convict love token from F. Robinson, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Lamp used by Muriel McPhee for sewing

Lamp used by Muriel McPhee for sewing

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
Apply Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2 filter
Oil lamps
Apply Oil lamps filter
Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Grafton, New South Wales, Australia filter
Miss Muriel E. McPhee
Apply Miss Muriel E. McPhee filter
1910
Apply 1910 filter
Mr. Harrold F. Allert - The Society Entertainer and Drawing Room Humourist

Mr. Harrold F. Allert - The Society Entertainer and Drawing ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic 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
Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia filter
Camillus Ibb
Apply Camillus Ibb filter
Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Boomerangs
Apply Boomerangs filter
The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

The barge is coming to Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
Apply Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri... filter
Mario J. Munkara
Apply Mario J. Munkara filter
Postcard featuring photograph captioned Shearing by Machinery

Postcard featuring photograph captioned Shearing by Machiner...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Charles H. Kerry
Apply Charles H. Kerry filter
Guinness ferrous metal bottle opener

Guinness ferrous metal bottle opener

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
Apply Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2 filter
Bottle openers
Apply Bottle openers filter
Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia filter
Guinness & Co
Apply Guinness & Co filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Barren Jack before work started

Barren Jack before work started

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1896
Apply 1896 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
Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia filter
Michael Coffey
Apply Michael Coffey filter
Golden bird of paradise

Golden bird of paradise

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Art Series
Apply Art Series filter
Bark Painting, Fishing Scene showing Dugong and Turtle, from Groote Eylandt, 1948

Bark Painting, Fishing Scene showing Dugong and Turtle, from...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Unknown
Apply Unknown filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Man's black felt hat with two leather bands forming part of the Gentleman in Greatcoat set

Man's black felt hat with two leather bands forming part of ...

Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
Apply Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1 filter
Hats
Apply Hats filter
Italy
Apply Italy filter
Gruppo Ermenegildo Zegna
Apply Gruppo Ermenegildo Zegna filter
1988
Apply 1988 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
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Cindy
Apply Cindy filter
Matrosen Division of the Kaiserliche Marine [Imperial German Navy], 1914.

Matrosen Division of the Kaiserliche Marine [Imperial German...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany
Apply Kiel, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany filter
Imperial German Navy
Apply Imperial German Navy filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Label from Hotel Severs

Label from Hotel Severs

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
Apply Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1 filter
Labels
Apply Labels filter
Collage 'Ancestral Kitchen' depicts Aboriginal activity and occupation at Killiecrankie on Flinders Island

Collage 'Ancestral Kitchen' depicts Aboriginal activity and ...

Verna Nichols collection
Apply Verna Nichols collection filter
Collages
Apply Collages filter
Strahan, Tasmania, Australia
Apply Strahan, Tasmania, Australia filter
Verna Nichols
Apply Verna Nichols filter
1993
Apply 1993 filter
Stone knife

Stone knife

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Knives
Apply Knives filter
Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Northern Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia 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
Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia
Apply Bentinck Island, Queensland, Australia filter
Wishing You A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year - Ocean Beach Manly

Wishing You A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year - Ocean B...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Piece of shell money made of a thin, crescent-shaped piece of shell

Piece of shell money made of a thin, crescent-shaped piece o...

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
Apply Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2 filter
Shell money
Apply Shell money filter
Green and brown woollen gaiters

Green and brown woollen gaiters

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
Apply Milo Dunphy collection no. 2 filter
Gaiters
Apply Gaiters filter
Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
Apply Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection filter
Champagne glasses
Apply Champagne glasses filter
United States of America
Apply United States of America filter
The Libbey Glass Company
Apply The Libbey Glass Company filter
1892
Apply 1892 filter
Woman sitting outside a house

Woman sitting outside a house

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
The Printing Machine

The Printing Machine

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Journals
Apply Journals filter
Convict love token from W. Taylor, 1834

Convict love token from W. Taylor, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Bark painting 'Djiegung, the Galpu python' by Mithinarri Gurruwiwi, Yirrkala, 1966

Bark painting 'Djiegung, the Galpu python' by Mithinarri Gur...

J Davidson collection no. 3
Apply J Davidson collection no. 3 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
Apply Mithinarri Gurruwiwi filter
1966
Apply 1966 filter
Load more objects