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Snake sculpture

Snake sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Pulya Taylor
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1982
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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Eucalyptus viminalis

Eucalyptus viminalis

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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1876
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Aotus villosa

Aotus villosa

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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1876
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Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship

Certificate of Completion of Apprenticeship

ET Fealy collection
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Indentures
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1957
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Girl sitting on a log and a boy picking up basket of wood.

Girl sitting on a log and a boy picking up basket of wood.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, Adelaide, SA

The War Memorial, North Terrace and the Hills, 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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Cat Fish

Cat Fish

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Breastplate presented to the Yandruwandha people of Cooper Creek

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James de Pury collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Cooper Creek, South Australia, Australia
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Alfred Howitt
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1862
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lucille Poantamului
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Skipton Road, Keighley

Skipton Road, Keighley

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Saxony, Germany
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S.S. Riverina

S.S. Riverina

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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'Willy Wagtail and Hailstone Dreamings', painted by Pansy Napangarti, 1996

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Acrylic paintings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pansy Napangarti
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1981
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Sundowners - the size of the job

Sundowners - the size of the job

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Astra, Bondi

Black and white photographic postcard of Hotel Astra, Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wet specimen - Horse - colon

Wet specimen - Horse - colon

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Topography

Topography

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Sherril Sheehan collection
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Bowls
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Tasmania, Australia
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Sherril Sheehan
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Spearthrower with triple ringtail incisions

Spearthrower with triple ringtail incisions

Dr William Warner collection
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Spearthrowers
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Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Captain and crew SS Wyreema 1921

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kodak Ltd
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Wool bale pack bag

Wool bale pack bag

Grazcos collection
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Bags
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New South Wales, Australia
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Grazcos Shearing
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'Gunyan White Sand Crab', by Narritjin Maymuru

'Gunyan White Sand Crab', by Narritjin Maymuru

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Blue Mud Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Narritjin Maymuru
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Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

Slouch hat from Light Horse uniform

James Taylor Light Horse collection
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Military uniforms
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Sergeant James S. Taylor
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon 1915

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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1915
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Jessie Harris (nee Baker) with her children,  Jessie, Phyllis, George (Tom)

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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A Wrecked Cottage. North Sydney Tornado'

A Wrecked Cottage. North Sydney Tornado'

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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'Cavallo' horse meat packaging from Mondo's Butchers, Inglewood, WA

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Vince Garreffa Mondo Butchers collection
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Packaging
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Vince Garreffa
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Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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George St., Sydney

George St., Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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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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Drawings
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Edna M. Tipiloura
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Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait

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Saibai Island Council collection
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Canoes
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Fly River, Papua New Guinea
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Saibai Island Council
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2000
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Invoice

Invoice

ET Fealy collection
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Invoices
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Wood carving - Bunbulama - Yirrkala, 1948

Wood carving - Bunbulama - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Wood carvings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan Marika
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1948
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The Burley boy draws attention

The Burley boy draws attention

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sundowners - no chop, no tucker!

Sundowners - no chop, no tucker!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shipping Cattle, Darling Island, Sydney

Shipping Cattle, Darling Island, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sample of rock collected on the moon during the Apollo XVII Mission, 1972

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Department of Science and the Environment collection
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Geological specimens
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The Moon, ,
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President Richard M. Nixon
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1972
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Double Bay, Sydney

Double Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Emu egg carved with image of Betty Watts by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of Betty Watts by Bill Reid

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Women standing on a dirt path, with a river in the background

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Life. Be in it. World Cricket T-shirt

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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T-shirts
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Discussion Poster No.42 - Trusteeship, UN stands guard over the rights of primitive people - August 22, 1949

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George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Sauchie House

Sauchie House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Holden tiepin

Holden tiepin

Jack Heenan collection
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Tiepins
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GM Holden Ltd
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1956
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'Jilji' by Taku Rosie Tarco, 2007

'Jilji' by Taku Rosie Tarco, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Fitzroy Crossing, Western Australia, Australia
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Taku R. Tarco
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2007
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Margaret Anglin

Margaret Anglin

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly's powder horn

John Kelly Powder Horn collection
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Scrimshaw
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Ten men, some with shovels or picks, standing around a horse and cart

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Handbell - Note A# Octave 4 Pattern 17

Handbell - Note A# Octave 4 Pattern 17

Jennifer Anne Murphy collection
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Musical instruments
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London, England
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Whitechapel Bell Foundry
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1910
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Waterfall in Tasmania

Waterfall in Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Farm Cove, from Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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I Didn't Know It Was Loaded! [Caricature of a kangaroo and koala]

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Convict love token engraved with the name Maule Fox

Convict love token engraved with the name Maule Fox

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bark painting 'Tree Spirit' by David Malangi, Milingimbi, 1967

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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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David D. Malangi
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1967
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Mistake Creek Massacre

Mistake Creek Massacre

Queenie McKenzie (Nakarra) collection no.2
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Paintings
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Mistake Creek, Northern Territory, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1997
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The details'll be along later

The details'll be along later

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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Pink dance program titled 'Government House, 1869'

Pink dance program titled 'Government House, 1869'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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1869
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Bark painting depicting a dilly bag fish trap made by the Wawilak sisters by Dawidi Djuwarak, Milingimbi, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dawidi
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1966
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V. Wilson at the Luddenham & District Agricultural and Horticultural Society 61st Annual Show, 1964 for first prize for a table centre

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Penrith, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nepean Times Print
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1964
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