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
Postman's standard issue dark blue cloth peaked cap with red PMG badge

Postman's standard issue dark blue cloth peaked cap with red...

Catherine Davenport collection
Apply Catherine Davenport collection filter
Caps
Apply Caps filter
Riverwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Riverwood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Robert P. Davenport
Apply Mr Robert P. Davenport filter
1949
Apply 1949 filter
Annual gala sports, 1914. Friendly Societies, Portland

Annual gala sports, 1914. Friendly Societies, Portland

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
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Panorama of Yass

Panorama of Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Yass, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Yass, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Necklet

Necklet

Edmund Milne collection
Apply Edmund Milne collection filter
Neckpieces
Apply Neckpieces filter
Fiji
Apply Fiji filter
Glass plate negative - Grave, Innamincka station, South Australia, Yandruwandha people, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

Glass plate negative - Grave, Innamincka station, South Aust...

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow collection filter
Glass plate negatives
Apply Glass plate negatives filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Dr Herbert Basedow
Apply Dr Herbert Basedow filter
1919
Apply 1919 filter
Ethel Faithfull and Lucian Faithfull, standing on the driveway to the right of the main entrance at Springfield

Ethel Faithfull and Lucian Faithfull, standing on the drivew...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Basket made by Kanu Nancy Taylor

Basket made by Kanu Nancy Taylor

Canning Stock Route Collection no.2
Apply Canning Stock Route Collection no.2 filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
Canning Stock Route, , Australia
Apply Canning Stock Route, , Australia filter
Nancy Taylor
Apply Nancy Taylor filter
Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
Apply Nettie McColive collection filter
Prize certificates
Apply Prize certificates filter
Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
Apply Orroroo, South Australia, Australia filter
1937
Apply 1937 filter
Creswell Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Creswell Gardens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Ocean Beach, Newcastle

Ocean Beach, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Gt. Collins St., looking East, from Wesleyan Chapel, Melbourne, in the 'Fifties'.

Gt. Collins St., looking East, from Wesleyan Chapel, Melbour...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1850
Apply 1850 filter
Wild Harry

Wild Harry

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Cream-coloured dance program titled

Cream-coloured dance program titled "BALMAIN ASSEMBLY, Wedne...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Dance programs
Apply Dance programs filter
Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
1870
Apply 1870 filter
The Cliffs, Manly, N.S.W

The Cliffs, Manly, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Untitled painting, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye.

Untitled painting, by Emily Kame Kngwarreye.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Apply Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia filter
Emily K. Kngwarreye
Apply Emily K. Kngwarreye filter
Balfour Hotel

Balfour Hotel

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
Talma & Co
Apply Talma & Co filter
Bottle of wine labelled 'P.S. Enterprise Angove's Riverboat Red', sold to fund a river boat race between PS Enterprise and PS Etona at Echuca in 1974

Bottle of wine labelled 'P.S. Enterprise Angove's Riverboat ...

Graeme Niehus collection
Apply Graeme Niehus collection filter
Wine bottles
Apply Wine bottles filter
South Australia, Australia
Apply South Australia, Australia filter
Angove's Pty Ltd
Apply Angove's Pty Ltd filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Unused rectangular beige and brown sign that designates a protected Aboriginal burial ground

Unused rectangular beige and brown sign that designates a pr...

Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority NT collection
Apply Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority NT collection filter
Signs
Apply Signs filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority
Apply Aboriginal Areas Protection Authority filter
1987
Apply 1987 filter
Light brown silk faille bonnet with self fabric fringe and ruffles around face

Light brown silk faille bonnet with self fabric fringe and r...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Bonnets
Apply Bonnets filter
1870
Apply 1870 filter
Toronto, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Toronto, Lake Macquarie, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Toronto, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Toronto, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1909
Apply 1909 filter
Namanjwarra (Estuarine Crocodile) by Curly Bardkadabbu

Namanjwarra (Estuarine Crocodile) by Curly Bardkadabbu

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Apply Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia filter
Curly Bardkadubbu
Apply Curly Bardkadubbu filter
Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'AGRICULTURAL SOCIETY'S BALL, 5th MAY 1869'

Cream-coloured partial dance program titled 'AGRICULTURAL SO...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Dance programs
Apply Dance programs filter
1869
Apply 1869 filter
Portrait photograph of Fiona Waterstreet

Portrait photograph of Fiona Waterstreet

Jon Lewis collection
Apply Jon Lewis collection filter
Portrait photographs
Apply Portrait photographs filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Jon Lewis
Apply Jon Lewis filter
1986
Apply 1986 filter
Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
Apply Papuan Official collection filter
Shell money
Apply Shell money filter
Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
Apply Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea filter
Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
Apply Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong filter
1923
Apply 1923 filter
Undiscovered #1, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #1, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
Apply Michael Cook collection filter
Prints
Apply Prints filter
Mr Michael Cook
Apply Mr Michael Cook filter
2010
Apply 2010 filter
Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by Prince Ranjitsinhji, 1898

Paperback book titled 'With Stoddart's Team in Australia' by...

Nanette Ward collection
Apply Nanette Ward collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji
Apply Prince Kumar S. Ranjitsinhji filter
1898
Apply 1898 filter
Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
Apply Australian Institute of Anatomy collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, the Macassans...stopped in the river

Long time before the real white people came to Arnhem Land, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Toby Gabalga
Apply Toby Gabalga filter
Postcard featuring Sydney Railway station, 1897

Postcard featuring Sydney Railway station, 1897

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
Dally Messengers'  NSW Rugby League cap

Dally Messengers' NSW Rugby League cap

Stan Single collection
Apply Stan Single collection filter
Caps
Apply Caps filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
Herbert H. Messenger III
Apply Herbert H. Messenger III filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Special award certificate given at the Hay Pastoral & Agricultural Association 94th Annual Show, 1966 for a cross stitch delphinium tray cloth

Special award certificate given at the Hay Pastoral & Agricu...

Myrtle Wilson collection
Apply Myrtle Wilson collection filter
Prize certificates
Apply Prize certificates filter
Hay, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Hay, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mrs Violet M. Wilson
Apply Mrs Violet M. Wilson filter
1966
Apply 1966 filter
Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mr Charles P. Mountford
Apply Mr Charles P. Mountford filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Four piece sculptural artwork titled A Blanket Return

Four piece sculptural artwork titled A Blanket Return

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Julie Gough collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Julie Gough collection filter
Sculptures
Apply Sculptures filter
Dr Julie Gough
Apply Dr Julie Gough filter
Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
Apply Banks Florilegium collection filter
Mounts
Apply Mounts filter
Alecto Historical Editions
Apply Alecto Historical Editions filter
1980
Apply 1980 filter
Invitation 'To meet Mr Tatsuo Kawai, Envoy Extraordinary and Minister Plenipotentiary of Japan...', 1941

Invitation 'To meet Mr Tatsuo Kawai, Envoy Extraordinary and...

Betty Hall collection
Apply Betty Hall collection filter
Invitations
Apply Invitations filter
Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
Apply Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor... filter
Mr H L. Napthali
Apply Mr H L. Napthali filter
1941
Apply 1941 filter
Mary Willsallen driving a sulky

Mary Willsallen driving a sulky

Mary Willsallen collection
Apply Mary Willsallen collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
Apply Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1 filter
Spears
Apply Spears filter
Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia filter
Mr Jackson Mclean
Apply Mr Jackson Mclean filter
Fall of the West Lyn

Fall of the West Lyn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Art drawings
Apply Art drawings filter
Magpies

Magpies

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Art Series
Apply Art Series filter
Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
Apply Nettie McColive collection filter
Prize certificates
Apply Prize certificates filter
Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
Apply Orroroo, South Australia, Australia filter
1936
Apply 1936 filter
Stubbies brand pair of green sailing shorts worn by Will Baillieu, Starboard Grinder on Australia II during the 1983 America's Cup

Stubbies brand pair of green sailing shorts worn by Will Bai...

Will Baillieu collection
Apply Will Baillieu collection filter
Shorts
Apply Shorts filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Stubbies
Apply Stubbies filter
1983
Apply 1983 filter
Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, Wagga Wagga, 1889

Second Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, W...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
Apply Springfield Merino Stud collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
1889
Apply 1889 filter
The Butcher

The Butcher

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr N Anderson
Apply Mr N Anderson filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter
Sweethearts

Sweethearts

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
Burnt fire truck wheel

Burnt fire truck wheel

ACT Fire Brigade collection
Apply ACT Fire Brigade collection filter
Wheels
Apply Wheels filter
Two-piece [skirt and bodice] black and pink striped dress

Two-piece [skirt and bodice] black and pink striped dress

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Dresses
Apply Dresses filter
Round split cane coiled basket

Round split cane coiled basket

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
Apply Australian Institute of Anatomy collection filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
390 & 392 Bondi Junction, Sydney

390 & 392 Bondi Junction, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bondi Junction, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bondi Junction, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
George Street, Sydney

George Street, 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
Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Our town Nguiu on Bathurst Island

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mary Dunn
Apply Mary Dunn filter
Ferris electric toy train set in a box

Ferris electric toy train set in a box

Bruce Macdonald collection
Apply Bruce Macdonald collection filter
Toy train sets
Apply Toy train sets filter
Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
Apply Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection filter
Prize certificates
Apply Prize certificates filter
Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
Apply Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria filter
1963
Apply 1963 filter
Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Pair of black, yellow and red bead earrings

Aunty Tammy Tidmarsh collection
Apply Aunty Tammy Tidmarsh collection filter
Earrings
Apply Earrings filter
Best  Wishes - Exhibition Building Melbourne

Best Wishes - Exhibition Building Melbourne

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
2008
Apply 2008 filter
Looking across the bay, Kiama, NSW

Looking across the bay, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Kiama, South Coast, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Commemorative book celebrating the Trans-Australian Railway, Turning the First Sod, By His Excellency the Governor General at Port Augusta, 14 September 1912

Commemorative book celebrating the Trans-Australian Railway,...

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1
Apply Elizabeth Kay collection no. 1 filter
Commemorative books
Apply Commemorative books filter
Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
Apply Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia filter
Commonwealth of Australia
Apply Commonwealth of Australia filter
1912
Apply 1912 filter
Bexley primary school, Class 6B in 1922

Bexley primary school, Class 6B in 1922

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bexley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bexley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1922
Apply 1922 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
Sylvester V. Fernando
Apply Sylvester V. Fernando filter
'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

'Milmilngkan', bark painting by John Mawurndjul, 2010

John Mawurndjul collection
Apply John Mawurndjul collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
John Mawurndjul
Apply John Mawurndjul filter
2010
Apply 2010 filter
Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
Apply Nettie McColive collection filter
Prize certificates
Apply Prize certificates filter
Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
Apply Orroroo, South Australia, Australia filter
Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
Apply Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated filter
1937
Apply 1937 filter
Load more objects