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Cylindrical basket

Cylindrical basket

Enid Bowden collection
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Convict love token from D. Greenfield, 1833

Convict love token from D. Greenfield, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Emu River, Fern Glade, Burnie, Tas

Emu River, Fern Glade, Burnie, Tas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Emu River, Tasmania, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1911
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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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Postcard featuring Sydney Cup winner - Wakeful

Postcard featuring Sydney Cup winner - Wakeful

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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1902
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Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of three [comic Prussian geese], captioned

Postcard featuring a coloured drawing of three [comic Prussi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berlin, Germany
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1917
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Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, Sydney

Waiting for Matinee - Criterion Theatre, 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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1905
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Print

Print

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Wick Post Office Staff, 1914

Wick Post Office Staff, 1914

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Tasmania

Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tasmania, Australia
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Art Series
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Envelope addressed to Petronella Wensing

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Envelopes
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Haarlem, Holland
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Mrs Petronella Wensing
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1962
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Convict love token from W. S., 1831

Convict love token from W. S., 1831

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Bridget the Fairy Beauty

Bridget the Fairy Beauty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1899
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Notebook diary compiled by Paul Smith during his journey down the Franklin River with Bob Brown in 1976

Notebook diary compiled by Paul Smith during his journey dow...

Paul Smith collection
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Diaries
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South West Tasmania, Tasmania, Australia
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Paul E. Smith
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1976
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Portion of Machine Shop

Portion of Machine Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young Ostriches

Young Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Headdress from the West Kimberley region, with ears, mouth and teeth

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Paddy Roe collection
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Dance equipment
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Lee
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1968
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Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Set of twelve unused postage stamps

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Postage stamps
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Ruins - Toomey's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Toomey's 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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1906
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Painting on masonite by  Larangana, 1964 - depicts a river and a snake, together with three fish, a stingray, nine birds and twenty three eggs.

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Dr Alex Van der Leeden collection
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Paintings
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Numbulwar, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Larangana
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1964
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Weapon bag by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Weapon bag by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Baskets
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Berri, South Australia, Australia
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Yvonne Koolmatrie
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1990
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Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Oil on linen portrait of the racehorse 'Jorrocks'

Jorrocks collection
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Paintings
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Unknown Artist
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1840
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Farm land with houses in background

Farm land with houses in background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Harvest-Time in Australia

Harvest-Time in Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, Special Prize

Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, S...

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Typical Australian Aborigines

Typical Australian Aborigines

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

Dhari (headdress) by George Nona

George Nona collection
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Headdresses
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Torres Strait, ,
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Painting depicts a serpent coiled around white eggs

Painting depicts a serpent coiled around white eggs

Department of Transport and Communication collection
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Bark paintings
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Caledon Bay, North-east Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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Souvenir of Kuranda

Souvenir of Kuranda

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kuranda, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Sir Ernest Cable's property, Devon

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Government House, Canberra

Government House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Government House, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lilian Faithfull, Constance Faithfull, child, Florence Faithfull (Aunt Flory)and William Pitt Faithfull.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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A Friend of a Friend of Mine!

A Friend of a Friend of Mine!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coogee Bay, Sydney, NSW

Coogee Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Coogee Bay, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Bark paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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Did They Beat The Drum Slowly As They Lowered You Down?

Did They Beat The Drum Slowly As They Lowered You Down?

Ellen Jose collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Ellen Jose
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1992
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GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

GMH General Motors-Holden's 25 Year Club 1977

Jack Heenan collection
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Booklets
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GM Holden Ltd
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1977
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Como Bridge & Boatshed, Sutherland Shire

Como Bridge & Boatshed, Sutherland Shire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Como, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to Sir Robert Menzies

Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to Sir Robert Me...

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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Australia
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Commonwealth Railways
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1963
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'Paraku and Walmajarri People' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Paraku and Walmajarri People' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Uniforms worn in Western campaign, 1914-1918

Uniforms worn in Western campaign, 1914-1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Group of girls in a garden.

Group of girls in a garden.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

Sung to the Tune of 'Oh what a mouth'

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Documents
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'Kunawarritji to Wajaparni' collaborative work, 2008

'Kunawarritji to Wajaparni' collaborative work, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kilykily, Western Australia, Australia
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Patrick Tjungurrayi
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2007
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Bloom Mill Dept. (Top of Soaking Pits, Where Ingots are heated for Rolling]

Bloom Mill Dept. (Top of Soaking Pits, Where Ingots are heat...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Porter

The Army Plane that came to Warburton by Eunice Yunurupa Por...

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2011
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Kungkarrangkalpa

Kungkarrangkalpa

Songlines - Tjayanka Woods collection
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Papulankutja, Western Australia, Australia
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Mrs Tjayanka Woods
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Convict love token from J. Dunham, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Commercial Street, showing Town Hall, Mt Gambier, SA

Commercial Street, showing Town Hall, 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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Three little Piccanninies Australian Blacks

Three little Piccanninies Australian Blacks

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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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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Bayini at Wapilinya Island, 1965

Bayini at Wapilinya Island, 1965

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mathaman Marika
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1965
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