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Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1977

Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1977
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Bardurru, the Hollow Mortuary Log is borne to the Milky Way or The Pussycat and the Crows.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Dauwidi
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Girl

Girl

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Photograph album containing historic aviation photographs

Photograph album containing historic aviation photographs

William Beausang collection
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P.D.L. 10 Mile Road Championship 1923 sash

P.D.L. 10 Mile Road Championship 1923 sash

Ken Ross collection
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Sashes
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Mr Ken Ross
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1923
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The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Colour photograph of Barry Christophers and Joe McGinness sitting on the bonnet of a red car

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Barry Christophers collection
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Barry Christophers
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2000
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Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Captain Cook's monument, Kurnell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1905
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Pencil

Pencil

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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S.P Giant 5000 Engine

S.P Giant 5000 Engine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Message stick

Message stick

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Tuprukamiri
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1965
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'Purrungu' by Jackie Giles, 2008

'Purrungu' by Jackie Giles, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Warburton, Western Australia, Australia
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Jackie Giles
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2008
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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1958 - Melbourne Blue

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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National Retail Merchants Association certificate of commendation presented to J B Young Limited

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J B Young Ltd collection
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National Retail Merchants Association
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1964
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A Happy and Prosperous New Year

A Happy and Prosperous New Year

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Folding postcard with photographs of Wagga Wagga, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Armadale, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Skin Hunters

Skin Hunters

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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He swore if we're bles't with childrenThe darlings I'll always adore

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Pen and ink drawing of a horse and two men

Pen and ink drawing of a horse and two men

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Certificate of Honour awarded by the Commonwealth of Australia to Lesley Robertson for Services Rendered in Connection with the Sale of War Savings Certificates, 1919

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Les Robertson collection
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Certificates of appreciation
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Commonwealth of Australia
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1919
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The Ngarra Ceremony of the Yirridja Wulageh  People, Bark: Diver Bird Ceremony.  Inv:

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baku Ray
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Woman holding a child, and a man on the veranda of a timber house

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Painting depicts people, birds and fish

Painting depicts people, birds and fish

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1966
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Home from the field, twilight

Home from the field, twilight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Opossum tree story.

Opossum tree story.

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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Narritjin Maymuru
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1967
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Nicholson's for Pianos advertisement postcard

Nicholson's for Pianos advertisement postcard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Herbert H. Messenger III
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1910
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Scare Campaign

Scare Campaign

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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Letter to Mons. F. Rouge from Jean V. Augsburger

Letter to Mons. F. Rouge from Jean V. Augsburger

Neil Jensen collection
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'The Willows' - Jenolan Caves NSW

'The Willows' - Jenolan Caves NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jenolan Caves, Oberon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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William Street, Perth, Western Australia

William Street, Perth, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Albert H. Fullwood
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Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Cauldrons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Emily Buckland (Mrs Henry Montague Faithfull)  in a studio setting wearing a large hat

Emily Buckland (Mrs Henry Montague Faithfull) in a studio s...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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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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Embroidered kangaroo

Embroidered kangaroo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fitzroy Valley, NSW

Fitzroy Valley, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The Surf Life Saving Club, Deewhy, NSW

The Surf Life Saving Club, Deewhy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Dee Why, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Scout's Carpenter 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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1943
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The Race Course, Grafton, NSW

The Race Course, 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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Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Strong toy train road bridge in a box

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy structures
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Harvest of Endurance : A History of the Chinese in Australia 1788-1988

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Australia-China Friendship Society collection
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Scrolls
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Australia
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Mr Mo Xiangyi
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1987
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Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

Wet specimen - Koala - arm muscles

MacKenzie collection
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Zoological specimens
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Adelaide from the hill

Adelaide from the hill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Handwritten note

Handwritten note

Ruby Lee collection
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Peggy Howard
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of bush shanties and people boating on Wingecarribee River, Berrima, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Berrima, New South Wales, Australia
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Mary Card's new book of filet CROCHET DESIGNS

Mary Card's new book of filet CROCHET DESIGNS

Deirdre Appelbee collection
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Pattern books
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Mary Card
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1936
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Aboriginal Corroboree

Aboriginal Corroboree

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Zig Zag, Blue Mountains, NSW

Zig Zag, Blue Mountains, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bottom grinding stone

Bottom grinding stone

Douglas Seaton collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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Bark painting Freshwater Turtles and Grass Snakes by Djikululu

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Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djikululu
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Blue grey zip front shift dress

Blue grey zip front shift dress

Hanna Lemberg collection
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Dresses
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"SECOND PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1905"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1905
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Ceramic jardiniere

Ceramic jardiniere

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Jardinieres
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1889
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The Monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The Monolith, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Robilt mechanical toy train set in a box

Robilt mechanical toy train set in a box

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy train sets
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Sydney, New South Wales

Sydney, New South Wales

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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Undiscovered #9, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook, 2010

Undiscovered #9, from a series of ten prints by Michael Cook...

Michael Cook collection
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Mr Michael Cook
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2010
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Convict love token from Daniel Bates, 1833

Convict love token from Daniel Bates, 1833

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Halcyon 'Surfmaster Avoca' multiplier fishing reel

Gordon Winter collection
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Fishing reels
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Halcyon Products
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1940
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