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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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Barnabas Tipiloura
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Invoice from firm of Thomas Evans, Melbourne 1887

Invoice from firm of Thomas Evans, Melbourne 1887

Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Invoices
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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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Peter
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Bundanoon Gully, NSW

Bundanoon Gully, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bundanoon, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Octagonal black leather jewellery box

Octagonal black leather jewellery box

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Jewellery boxes
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Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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Raiki wara - untitled batik silk textile by Yilpi Adamson, 2005

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Textiles
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yilpi Adamson
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2005
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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For the larder

For the larder

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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'Ganguri or Manmunga', Painted hollow log, native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Poster - 'Afrika Nite presents Anti-Apartheid Benefit Dance... T-Vibes...'

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Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Lychins Flos Jovis

Lychins Flos Jovis

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Rabbit trap

Rabbit trap

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Rabbit traps
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Painting no. 2, Rainbow Serpent story by Dick Roughsey - Goorialla leaves Narabyllgan and travels north

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Dick Roughsey Rainbow Serpent collection
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Oil paintings
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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View of the sky from a cave

View of the sky from a cave

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hobart Wharves

Hobart Wharves

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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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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L Dunshea
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Barney Ngakyunkwokka
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Certificate

Certificate

Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize certificates
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Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria
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1967
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Davis Dainty Dishes

Davis Dainty Dishes

Cookbook Collection
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Cookbooks
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A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

A West Australian Aboriginal - Black Tracker

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maku (witchetty grub figure) - made by Christiane Keller, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Christiane Keller
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2015
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Concentric circle with rows of dots

Concentric circle with rows of dots

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Grey and white wave pattern

Grey and white wave pattern

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Wawilak at Mirramina.

Wawilak at Mirramina.

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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Mawalan Marika
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1967
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Bound copies of The Lakeside Library 1

Bound copies of The Lakeside Library 1

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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Black vasculum

Black vasculum

Dr Winifred Curtis collection
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Cases
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Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Winifred M. Curtis
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1939
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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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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Karon Daley
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Christmas Creek Station cash book July 1948 - December 1956

Christmas Creek Station cash book July 1948 - December 1956

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Sandhills 3

Sandhills 3

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Bushranger medal - Faithfull family

Robert Faithfull collection no. 1
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Medals
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Hardy Bros, Silversmiths and Jewellers
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Portrait of a woman, Ooldea, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Advertising card featuring Bill Lang

Advertising card featuring Bill Lang

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney Stadium, Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Gray-Nicolls cricket bat used by captain of the Australian Cricket Team, Greg Chappell, from 1981-1983

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Swan Richards collection
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Cricket bats
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Gray-Nicholls
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1981
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No. 2. - From the Wreck - Adam Lindsay Gordon

No. 2. - From the Wreck - Adam Lindsay Gordon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Convict love token from Robert Salmon, 1841

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Gleichenia Circinata

Gleichenia Circinata

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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1873
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Shoe bag

Shoe bag

Lois Grosse collection
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Shoe bags
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Charles Hart collection
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Clubs
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"FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY"

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1908
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Poster 'Afrikanite presents Anti-Apartheid Benefit Dance...'

Poster 'Afrikanite presents Anti-Apartheid Benefit Dance...'

Kerry Browning collection
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Event posters
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South Africa, Africa
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Na-Whom Reggae Band
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Gavin
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Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Double sided audio record 'Running Of The Melbourne Cup, 1933

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation collection no. 1
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Audio records
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Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Part of Old Sydney Station by night

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Leap Year 1912

Leap Year 1912

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1912
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'Ngurrapalangu', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1974

'Ngurrapalangu', painted by Uta Uta Tjangala, 1974

Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1974
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Ricky Smith
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'Dilminyin', bark painting, native plant specie native plant species

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Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Boomerangs
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Reggie Jackson
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Government House, Sydney

Government House, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Government House, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Postcard featuring a colour tinted printed photograph of mounted soldier horsemen pulling drays through open bushland.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Illuminated address to William Barbour

Illuminated address to William Barbour

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Illuminated addresses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1907
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QSL card for VK3TL

QSL card for VK3TL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hatchet head

Hatchet head

Douglas Seaton collection
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Hatchets
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Russell River, Queensland, Australia
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