Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Highlights

Objects

Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Pencil sketch of a cat and a dog

Pencil sketch of a cat and a dog

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Sketches
Apply Sketches filter
Convict love token from William Brain, 1838

Convict love token from William Brain, 1838

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Kangaroo skin mat made at Hermannsburg Mission

Kangaroo skin mat made at Hermannsburg Mission

Central Australian souvenirs collection
Apply Central Australian souvenirs collection filter
Mats
Apply Mats filter
Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Hermannsburg, 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
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Albana
Apply Albana filter
Toepfer Earth Inductor

Toepfer Earth Inductor

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
Apply Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1 filter
Geophysical survey equipment
Apply Geophysical survey equipment filter
Pencil sketch depicting three women

Pencil sketch depicting three women

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Sketches
Apply Sketches filter
Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Gold Digger's Hut, Victoria, Austr

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1900
Apply 1900 filter
Embroidery patterns

Embroidery patterns

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Embroidery patterns
Apply Embroidery patterns filter
School Hunter's Hill

School Hunter's Hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Postcard featuring a sepia photographic print of a semi-rural landscape with farmhouse and rows of barracks

Postcard featuring a sepia photographic print of a semi-rura...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 13 October 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Mrs Chamberlain' by Veronica O'Leary, date...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Weapon bag by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Weapon bag by Yvonne Koolmatrie

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Baskets
Apply Baskets filter
Berri, South Australia, Australia
Apply Berri, South Australia, Australia filter
Yvonne Koolmatrie
Apply Yvonne Koolmatrie filter
1990
Apply 1990 filter
Admiralty House

Admiralty 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
Black and white photograph of Wally Meagher, Captain of the Waratahs Rugby Union Team, 1928

Black and white photograph of Wally Meagher, Captain of the ...

National Sports Information Centre collection
Apply National Sports Information Centre collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
New South Wales, Australia
Apply New South Wales, Australia filter
F W. Meagher
Apply F W. Meagher filter
1928
Apply 1928 filter
Hand made pick

Hand made pick

Olive Pink collection
Apply Olive Pink collection filter
Picks
Apply Picks filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1977
Apply 1977 filter
Sword with scabbard presented to Sergeant Arthur Steele by grateful pastoralists following the capture of Ned Kelly

Sword with scabbard presented to Sergeant Arthur Steele by g...

Sergeant Arthur Steele collection
Apply Sergeant Arthur Steele collection filter
Swords
Apply Swords filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
J W Rosier, Gun Maker
Apply J W Rosier, Gun Maker filter
1880
Apply 1880 filter
Pattern for knitting machine

Pattern for knitting machine

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
Apply Petronella Wensing collection no. 1 filter
Patterns
Apply Patterns filter
Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of 11 men posing in front of a bell shaped tent

Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of 11 men posing in fr...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
New South Wales Ambulance Transport Service Bathurst District

New South Wales Ambulance Transport Service Bathurst Distric...

Ben Chifley collection no.3
Apply Ben Chifley collection no.3 filter
Receipts
Apply Receipts filter
Typed knitting pattern for a

Typed knitting pattern for a "Soldiers Cap"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Patterns
Apply Patterns filter
Hand-operated washing machine

Hand-operated washing machine

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
Apply Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection filter
Washing machines
Apply Washing machines 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
Victor Punguatji
Apply Victor Punguatji filter
Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1908
Apply 1908 filter
1907-8 Spring & Summer Greetings from Harry Jebb the Cash Draper, Inglewood, Vic

1907-8 Spring & Summer Greetings from Harry Jebb the Cash Dr...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Harry Jebb
Apply Harry Jebb filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Volume 1, 1873-6, 'Educational collections of Australian plants

Volume 1, 1873-6, 'Educational collections of Australian pla...

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1873
Apply 1873 filter
Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, published by Brandt Bros, Sydney and Melbourne

Acetylene Gas generated by Brandts Automatic BB System, publ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
W.S. Grubb and Co.
Apply W.S. Grubb and Co. filter
Maroubra NSW

Maroubra NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Maroubra, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
Apply Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Maudie Tipupaju
Apply Maudie Tipupaju filter
1965
Apply 1965 filter
Lithographic print titled Lieut. King, depicting Philip Gidley King

Lithographic print titled Lieut. King, depicting Philip Gidl...

Neville Locker collection
Apply Neville Locker collection filter
Lithographs
Apply Lithographs filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Phillip G. King
Apply Phillip G. King filter
1789
Apply 1789 filter
Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Tjamu Tjukurrpa by Cecily Winiragu Yates

Warakurna History Paintings collection
Apply Warakurna History Paintings collection filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia filter
Cecily W. Yates
Apply Cecily W. Yates filter
2011
Apply 2011 filter
Manly Beach Harbour Side

Manly Beach Harbour Side

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Manly Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
Apply Australian Institute of Anatomy collection filter
Message sticks
Apply Message sticks filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1985
Apply 1985 filter
Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Scots School, Bathurst, Swimming Pool Fund

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
Apply Ben Chifley collection no. 3 filter
Receipts
Apply Receipts filter
Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bill Reid

Emu egg carved with image of a man's face and animals by Bil...

Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
Apply Bill Reid - John Cawte collection filter
Engraved emu eggs
Apply Engraved emu eggs filter
Bill Reid
Apply Bill Reid filter
Naval ship in calm water

Naval ship in calm water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Norris Hotel Orient Bairnsdale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
F W Niven & Co
Apply F W Niven & Co filter
Vale Street Cooma

Vale Street Cooma

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

Scenic Sydney - St. Andrew's Cathedral - Near Manly

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
Bondi, Sydney

Bondi, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Broken Hill looking North, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Convict love token from John Harris, 1830

Convict love token from John Harris, 1830

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
The Tree Lament

The Tree Lament

Benny Zable collection no. 2
Apply Benny Zable collection no. 2 filter
Manuscripts
Apply Manuscripts filter
St John of Gods R.C Hospital, Goulburn, NSW

St John of Gods R.C Hospital, Goulburn, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia filter
The Catholic Church
Apply The Catholic Church filter
Circular Quay, from the Harbour, Sydney

Circular Quay, from the Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Circular Quay, Sydney Cove, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1907
Apply 1907 filter
Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Portrait of David Unaipon by Lyell Dolan

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Apply Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia filter
Lyell Dolan
Apply Lyell Dolan filter
1995
Apply 1995 filter
Black and white photographic postcard of the NSW Team of Swimmers and Supporters, Brisbane, 1911

Black and white photographic postcard of the NSW Team of Swi...

National Sports Information Centre collection
Apply National Sports Information Centre collection filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Apply Brisbane, Queensland, Australia filter
Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
Apply Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack filter
1911
Apply 1911 filter
Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Lear...

Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
Apply Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1 filter
Courtroom drawings
Apply Courtroom drawings filter
Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ms Veronica O'Leary
Apply Ms Veronica O'Leary filter
1982
Apply 1982 filter
Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

Newcastle Beach, Newcastle, NSW

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
Convict love token from Richard Box, 1831

Convict love token from Richard Box, 1831

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
White porcelain teapot with lid in the form of a kangaroo

White porcelain teapot with lid in the form of a kangaroo

Terence Lane collection
Apply Terence Lane collection filter
Teapots
Apply Teapots filter
School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Reports
Apply Reports filter
Poster titled 'The Story of Forwards-Backwards Land'

Poster titled 'The Story of Forwards-Backwards Land'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
Apply Benny Zable collection no. 2 filter
Political posters
Apply Political posters filter
1985
Apply 1985 filter
Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Convict love token from H. Rye, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
QSL card for 3LR, National Broadcasting Service

QSL card for 3LR, National Broadcasting Service

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
QSL cards
Apply QSL cards filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1935
Apply 1935 filter
The Hospital Barraba

The Hospital Barraba

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Barraba, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Barraba, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
A bullroarer design

A bullroarer design

Dorothy Bennett collection
Apply Dorothy Bennett collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia filter
Charlie Mardigan
Apply Charlie Mardigan filter
1962
Apply 1962 filter
Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Latvian white, red and grey costume blouse

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
Apply Guna Kinne collection no. 1 filter
Blouses
Apply Blouses filter
Riga, Latvia
Apply Riga, Latvia filter
Mrs Guna Kinne
Apply Mrs Guna Kinne filter
1939
Apply 1939 filter
MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
Apply Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi... filter
Mr Alan Moir
Apply Mr Alan Moir filter
Convict love token from W.R. McKay, 1835

Convict love token from W.R. McKay, 1835

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Machattie Park, Bathurst, 1905

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1905
Apply 1905 filter
Load more objects