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Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Pigmented bent bark ceremonial armband

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Armbands
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1911
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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Wuhan, China
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1995
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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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School report

School report

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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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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Photograph of Edgar Richard Mayne standing in front of the scoreboard of the East Melbourne Cricket Club

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Nanette Ward collection
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Photographs
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Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Edgar Richard Mayne
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1921
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Railway Station, Leura

Railway Station, Leura

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1927
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Damn feminists'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Swearing-In Holy Bible belonging to Neville Bonner encased within a box

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Neville Bonner collection
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Bibles
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Awelye

Awelye

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 1
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Carvings
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Utopia, South Australia, Australia
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Ada Panunga
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1996
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Blechnum Cartilagineum

Blechnum Cartilagineum

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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O Gauge House model train locomotive and tender

O Gauge House model train locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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1949
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Budgerigar

Budgerigar

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cladonia Retipora

Cladonia Retipora

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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Certificate awarded to Mrs V. Wilson at the West Wyalong  P.A.H. & I. Association Annual Show, 1966 for first prize for a jug cover

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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West Wyalong, New South Wales, Australia
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West Wyalong P A H & I Association
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1966
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Hyde Park, Sydney

Hyde Park, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici quod vulgo Mar del Zur

Maris Pacifici Map collection
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Maps
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Antwerp, Belgium
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Abraham Ortelius
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1595
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Painted marine turtle shell featuring thirteen totemic animals representing the clans of the Lardil people of Mornington Island

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Blair Gardner collection no. 1
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Artworks
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lindsay Roughsey
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1978
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Music stick

Music stick

Central Australian souvenirs collection
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Clapsticks
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Certificate

Certificate

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prize certificates
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Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia
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1885
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Cotter River Dam, Canberra

Cotter River Dam, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cotter Dam, Cotter, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Luck at last

Luck at last

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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The squatter's hornpipe

The squatter's hornpipe

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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1904
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Blade [stone implement]

Blade [stone implement]

Enid Bowden collection
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Blades
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Normanton, Queensland, Australia
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The Imperial Cafe, Brisbane St, Launceston

The Imperial Cafe, Brisbane St, Launceston

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plastic urine/blood vial

Plastic urine/blood vial

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority collection
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Testing equipment
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Switzerland
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Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority
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Railway Station Blayney

Railway Station Blayney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Blayney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1911
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First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

First Roxby Blockade 1983 Outside the Mine Shaft

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Roxby Downs, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1983
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Tenakoe Pakeha

Tenakoe Pakeha

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New Zealand
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Family portrait taken about 1895

Family portrait taken about 1895

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Photographs
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1895
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Purple Fairy Butterfly

Purple Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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1905
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Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Postcard featuring racehorse - Cruciform

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Art Series
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Petalostigma banksii

Petalostigma banksii

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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'Time Change' p.12, 13

'Time Change' p.12, 13

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Friendship is the link that binds

Friendship is the link that binds

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

View Falls, Sherbrook Gully

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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Approach to Richmond, from North Bank of Yarra Yarra, in the 'Fifties'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1850
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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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Sharon Tipilaura
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Photographs
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Magpie

Magpie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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I'm ready Mammy!

I'm ready Mammy!

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar Belt

QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar B...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell money

Shell money

Papuan Official collection
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea
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Professor Wallace Edwin Armstrong
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1923
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1889, First Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1889
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament Coat of Arms

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1930
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Lil-lil club

Lil-lil club

19th Century NSW Aboriginal Artefacts collection
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Clubs
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North-west NSW, Australia
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1800
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AW Couch, Agent for Massey-Harris, British Built Farm Machinery

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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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Sepia photograph of people outside the Hotel Dudley, Bathurst

Sepia photograph of people outside the Hotel Dudley, Bathurs...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Poster featuring a seated man making fire surrounded by hand made objects

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Replicas
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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George French Angas
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Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Map of the West Kimberley fitted into a timber pelmet

Emanuel Family collection
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Maps
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Western Australia, Australia
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Lands & Surveys Department, Western Australia
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1901
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Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

Fairy Bower Falls, Bundanoon

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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Nurses and female patients in a hospital ward, with a nurse holding a baby

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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Andrew J. Portaminni
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'The Dancing Women at Nyuminga' painted by by George Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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George Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Postcard featuring railway station

Postcard featuring railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Letter from Joan Richmond - Montelimar

Letter from Joan Richmond - Montelimar

Joan Richmond collection
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Montelimar, France
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1932
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