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Painting depicts four human figures and a canoe

Painting depicts four human figures and a canoe

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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Djatjiwuy
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1965
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Flock of sheep with rams in foreground; Boondara, Aug 1918

Flock of sheep with rams in foreground; Boondara, Aug 1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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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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Portrait photograph of Maisy Middleton

Portrait photograph of Maisy Middleton

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Jon Lewis
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Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby, King of Vanrook

Toby of Vanrook Breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Vanrook, Queensland, Australia
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King Toby
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Open Hearth Dept. (Tapping a Furnace)

Open Hearth Dept. (Tapping a Furnace)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Champion Prize card awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1887

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1887
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Large bed of daffodils in bloom with a young girl kneeling beside them wearing a pinafore and a large hat

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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High Sea, Bognor

High Sea, Bognor

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Variometer

Variometer

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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View from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

View from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Olivers Hill, Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Coogee Bay and Aquarium

Coogee Bay and Aquarium

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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Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two women sitting on the veranda of a house called

Two women sitting on the veranda of a house called "Ovalau"

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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Cartoon related to General Motors Holden employee Jack Heenan and Holden cars

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Jack Heenan collection
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Cartoons
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GM Holden Ltd
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Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Convict love token engraved with the name Jane Jones

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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Piti or wooden container decorated with pokerwork that depicts the Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dre

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Northern South Australia, South Australia, Australia
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Nyupaya Kaika
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1998
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Bark painting depicting two birds and three bottle-shaped objects

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 1982 collection
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Frank Malkorda
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Group of women wearing hats and holding donation boxes

Group of women wearing hats and holding donation boxes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bexley primary school, Class 6B in 1922

Bexley primary school, Class 6B in 1922

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bexley, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1922
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Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 3

Sketches of Tommy's life - At the Base - No 3

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Paris, France
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The wonderful Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

The wonderful Blue Lake, 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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Hollow cylindrical wood pipe, blocked at the distal end and with a crab claw bowl inserted in a hole

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Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Smoking pipes
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Northern Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

Five loose pages of diary with entries by John Close, 1912

John Collinson Close collection
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Diaries
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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Court House, Town Hall and School of Art, Bowral

Court House, Town Hall and School of Art, Bowral

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gold washing cradle

Gold washing cradle

EJ and NW Millett collection no. 1
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Handwritten poem

Handwritten poem

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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Mrs Ruby Lee
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Railway Tower, Sydney

Railway Tower, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Invitation addressed to Mr and Mrs Burton for the wedding of Elizabeth Duffield and Howard Dossor, 1958

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Colledge Family collection
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Wedding invitations
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John 'Jack' Burton
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1958
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Shopkeeper outside a store

Shopkeeper outside a store

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Biography of cartoonist George Molnar

Biography of cartoonist George Molnar

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Biographies
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1976
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Bark painting depicting animals at a sacred site by Jimmy Nakkurridjdjilmi Nganjmirra of Gunbalanya, 1970

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Jimmy N. Nganjmirra
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1970
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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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Harold J. Munkara
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Cricket team in uniforms on a pitch

Cricket team in uniforms on a pitch

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Letter and envelope from Joan Richmond - Italy

Joan Richmond collection
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Letters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1932
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Convict love token from R. James, Nottingham, 1790

Convict love token from R. James, Nottingham, 1790

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Darren Moffitt
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Packing Note from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd.

Packing Note from Hants & Sussex Aviation Ltd.

Neil Jensen collection
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Studio portrait photograph of Thomas Hinton standing beside a table.

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Thomas Hinton collection
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Albumen prints
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John W. Beattie
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1900
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Photograph - Pamela Maple Brown with the landau .

Photograph - Pamela Maple Brown with the landau .

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Wright's Coal Tar Soap, The (W)right Sort of Tar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Timber club with tapered head studded with rows of nails, from  QLD

Timber club with tapered head studded with rows of nails, fr...

Scott Rainbow collection
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Clubs
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Queensland, Australia
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Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

Two houses near water with rowing boats and a jetty

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Fremantle Town Hall, Western Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Postcard featuring Swanston Street Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Spear with hafted stone head

Spear with hafted stone head

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Wooden hollow musical drum

Wooden hollow musical drum

Pastor Kenneth Freeman collection
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Musical drums
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Hazel & Florence Faithfull & their nurse (English) circa 1903

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Post Office, Orange NSW

Post Office, Orange NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Orange, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1906
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A pencil sketch depicting a woman

A pencil sketch depicting a woman

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sketches
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Wooden bowl

Wooden bowl

Papuan Official collection
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Bowls
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Central Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr R L Bellamy
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1915
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Turtle and sea creatures

Turtle and sea creatures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dolores Tipuamantumirri
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View of the Gib, Bowral, 1909

View of the Gib, Bowral, 1909

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Nowra Bridge, NSW, 1906

Nowra Bridge, NSW, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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The Parramatta from near Gladesville, 1906

The Parramatta from near Gladesville, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

'Men's dreaming site at Ilpitirri'

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Stockman Tjapaltjarri
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Florence Ethel (Bobbie) Faithfull wearing a sleeveless beaded evening dress

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Regent birds

Regent birds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Neville W. Cayley Snr
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