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Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden case

Parkinson & Frodsham Marine Chronometer No 3617 in a wooden ...

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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Parkinson & Frodsham
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1840
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The Vicar Of Wakefield

The Vicar Of Wakefield

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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The City Bridge, Adelaide, Sa

The City Bridge, Adelaide, Sa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Aboriginal breastplate for Mr Briney of Pialliway

Aboriginal breastplate for Mr Briney of Pialliway

E Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Pialawa, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edmund Milne Snr
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1931
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Corroboree folding game board designed by Jessie Mackintosh, 1945

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Jessie Mackintosh collection
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Board games
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Jessie Mackintosh
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1943
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Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Cape Barley' Mr Bostock

Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Cape Barley' Mr Bostock

Victoria Agricultural Society collection
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Medals
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Victoria, Australia
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1858
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Australia, Sydney near Fairy Bower - Manly Beach

Australia, Sydney near Fairy Bower - Manly Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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Convict love token from Thomas Alsop, 1833

Convict love token from Thomas Alsop, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N.S.W

Church of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart, Randwick, Sydney, N....

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of a standing soldier, in serge uniform and cap, holding a riding crop

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

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Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wirth's Circus
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Birdsville, Alex Rabig's house

Birdsville, Alex Rabig's house

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Negatives
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Paul Brown
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Inserts from The Illustrated London News for May 10 1856

Inserts from The Illustrated London News for May 10 1856

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Magazine inserts
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London, England
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The Illustrated London News
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1856
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Painting by Gordon Syron entitled 'Water hole of the sleepy lizard', 1983

Painting by Gordon Syron entitled 'Water hole of the sleepy ...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Syron
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1983
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Kogarah School of Arts

Kogarah School of Arts

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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Costume design in gouache and pencil on paper with card backing, showing an Aboriginal man in costume

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Beth Dean Carell collection no. 2
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Design drawings
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Embroidered kangaroo

Embroidered kangaroo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Arms are for linking

Arms are for linking

Audrey Johnson collection
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Political badges
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton alongside an 'Advance Australia' banner.

Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton alongside an 'Ad...

Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Mr Thomas Hinton
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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Convict love token from Charles Fry, 1833

Convict love token from Charles Fry, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Receipt from the Swiss Aero Club in German, issued to F. Dafaux

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Neil Jensen collection
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Receipts
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Soldiers Point, NSW

Soldiers Point, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Soldiers Point, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Yilkaringkatjanyayi Pitja (Has the Plane Come?) by Dianne Ungukalpi Golding

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Warakurna Tjanpi collection no.2
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Sculptures
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Dianne U. Golding
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts totems of the Manarrngu mortuary rites

Painting depicts totems of the Manarrngu mortuary rites

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Boyun
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1966
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Sympathy card from Victoria Police

Sympathy card from Victoria Police "to the families of all t...

Bali Bombings 2002 Memorial - Parliament of Victoria collection
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Cards
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Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
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Victoria Police
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2002
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Summertime Blues by James Simon

Summertime Blues by James Simon

James Simon collection
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Oil paintings
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New South Wales, Australia
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James P. Simon
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1996
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Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Ballet, painting by Aileen Motton 1951

Aileen Motton collection
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Paintings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Aileen Motton
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1951
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Christ  Church Cathedral, Grafton, NSW

Christ Church Cathedral, Grafton, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Letter from Joseph Sharpe to William Mussen, March 1867

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1867
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Belvart toy train open wagon

Belvart toy train open wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Saved

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Kingsley Hall Potts Point NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Convict love token engraved with the initials H.D. and S.S.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Visit Pitt ST, Horden's

Visit Pitt ST, Horden's

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Hordern Brothers
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Star of Peace

Star of Peace

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Flying Foxes

Flying Foxes

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Munggurrawuy Yunapingu
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1963
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Cows by a Pond

Cows by a Pond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scout's Master at Arms badge certificate

Scout's Master at Arms 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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Green plastic swizzle stick advertising Rhodes Holden, Melbourne

Green plastic swizzle stick advertising Rhodes Holden, Melbo...

Jack Heenan collection
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Promotional material
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GM Holden Ltd
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Landscape painting.

Landscape painting.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Cordula Ebatarinja
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1967
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Wyoming, Hunter and Macquarie Streets Sydney N.S.W.

Wyoming, Hunter and Macquarie Streets Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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1909
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Contributions to Australian Orchidology

Contributions to Australian Orchidology

Jean Galbraith collection
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Books
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Photocopy of technical diagrams for installation and display of Parliament House Embroidery, front elevation

Photocopy of technical diagrams for installation and display...

Embroiderers' Guilds of Australia collection
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Diagrams
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Certificate awarded at the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary N.S.W Glouster Show for first prize for a tatted butterfly doily

Certificate awarded at the Captain Cook Bi-Centenary N.S.W G...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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Use Victor Baking Powder

Use Victor Baking Powder

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Matson Liner Mariposa under way

Matson Liner Mariposa under way

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Vaucluse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1938
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Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Royal Australian Navy Flag Officers sword belt

Department of Defence collection
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Sword belts
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London, England
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Holson & Sons, London
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The wonderful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The wonderful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Bondman

The Bondman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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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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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Julienne Tipiloura
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Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, December 1862

Letter from William Mussen to Alexander Mussen, December 186...

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Montreal, Canada
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William Mussen
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1862
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Martumili Ngurra painting

Martumili Ngurra painting

Martumili Ngurra Collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Parnngurr, Western Australia, Australia
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Kumpaya Girgaba
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2009
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