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Dance

Dance

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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Merlene Poantulura
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The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Mountain Road, Shoalhaven, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Shoalhaven District, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Silverwear Dept, Memo Lane Crawford Ltd. Gold Watch and gold bracelet

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invoices
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The hospital buildings, Melbourne, Vic

The hospital buildings, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearheads
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Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at school pleasant trip love from all, Innes

Received three letters so pleased Georgie very happy at scho...

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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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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Letter

Letter

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Letters
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London, England
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1935
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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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Palermo, Sicily, Italy
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1932
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Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Artwork by Vikki Vasilevski titled 'War and Peace'

Dr Di Bretherton collection
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Photographic slides
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Dr Di Bretherton
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1985
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Bark painting depicting a hunter of the dreamtime called Migganarg.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bark paintings
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Maningrida, West Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Billy Yirawala
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Portion of Garden of the Moon, Hollywood, Arthur's Seat, Vic

Portion of Garden of the Moon, Hollywood, Arthur's Seat, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Arthurs Seat, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Nature Study sketchbook by Mary Kendall 1910s

Nature Study sketchbook by Mary Kendall 1910s

David and Gianna Sudholz collection
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Sketchbooks
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Natimuk, Victoria, Australia
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Mary Kendall
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1911
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The sundowner

The sundowner

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Portrait photograph of Michael Driscoll

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Maree Kerinaiua
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Knife

Knife

Stan Mitchell collection
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Stone tools
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Cowarie, South Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Redfern Railway Station Sydney

Redfern Railway Station Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Scone, New South Wales, Australia
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1907
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Breadcarters (Northumberland) (Variation), 21 May 1947, details award wage regulations

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ET Fealy collection
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Black and white photograph of Florence Faithfull at Springfield on Lilian Faithfull's wedding day

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Message stick

Message stick

Enid Bowden collection
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1987
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Medicine is to be taken in Water

Medicine is to be taken in Water

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dr E J. Chowne
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1906
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A group of sailors and officers posed with a group of Aboriginal men wearing body paint

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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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Goanna.

Goanna.

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Croker Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nobardbara
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1965
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Bluff Warf at work

Bluff Warf at work

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Piti or wooden container with pokerwork of Kungkarangkaipa Tjukurpa or 'Seven Sisters' Dreaming

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Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 2
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Containers
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Margaret Dagg
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1997
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International award to firm

International award to firm

J B Young Ltd collection
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Newspaper clippings
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J B Young Holdings Ltd
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1965
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Bullroarer

Bullroarer

Papuan Official collection
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Bullroarers
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea
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1927
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The Man, Mik-mik

The Man, Mik-mik

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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1948
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19th Century folk art diorama which portrays Governor William Bligh's arrest during the Rum Rebellion in 1808

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Sotheby's collection no. 2
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Dioramas
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Australia
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Unknown
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1808
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Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras, Costume Award, First Prize, 1994, Jacques Straetmans

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Ron Muncaster collection no. 1
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Trophies
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jacques Straetmans
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1994
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Catholic Church, Lorne, Vic

Catholic Church, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Convict love token from D. Fleming, 1834

Convict love token from D. Fleming, 1834

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Glass plate negative - Hermannsburg mission station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Surf Club, Cronulla, NSW

Surf Club, Cronulla, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Surf Life Saving Australia
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Under the Old Flag at Tamworth

Under the Old Flag at Tamworth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tamworth, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hatchet with a leather cover associated with Milo Dunphy

Hatchet with a leather cover associated with Milo Dunphy

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Hatchets
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Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Jerringa Tribal Council Land Claim

Terry Fox collection
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Documents
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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1465.-Parsley Bay, Sydney

1465.-Parsley Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parsley Bay, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Description of wedding

Description of wedding

Margot Child collection
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Documents
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Mrs Margot Child
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1859
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Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

Native tombs and modes of disposing of their dead

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
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Prints
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London, England
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George French Angas
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1847
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Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Art Series
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Prize ribbon from The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW Best Exhibit Beef Shorthorn Section, Royal Easter Show 1981

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Woodleigh Shorthorn Stud collection
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Prize ribbons
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Royal Agricultural Society of NSW
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1981
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Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

Aboriginal breastplate for Jemmy Muggle, King of Wiggley

Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Nelligen, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society of London Cook Medal

Royal Society Cook Medal collection
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Medals
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London, England
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Lewis Pingo
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1784
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Superwoman

Superwoman

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Bonds
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Aboriginal breastplate for 'King John Cry, Chief of the Duedolgong Tribe, Argyle'

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Edmund Milne collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Argyle, New South Wales, Australia
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King John Cry
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The beach front from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

The beach front from Oliver's Hill, Frankston, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Frankston, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Riding crop used by Jim Pike

Riding crop used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Horse riding equipment
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"SECOND 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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Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Convict love token from W. Williams, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Two quartzite flaked stone spearheads, bundled in bark sheath and secured with textile strips

Two quartzite flaked stone spearheads, bundled in bark sheat...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearheads
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Ngilipitji, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Spreading leaf of fermentation for Nectar Tea Co.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A nature boy

A nature boy

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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Paul G. Tipiloura
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Brass fastening latch

Brass fastening latch

Department of Defence collection
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Fasteners
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Postcard featuring a photograph of Australian soldiers

Postcard featuring a photograph of Australian soldiers

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Framed photograph of pony, Lowlynn Silver King

Framed photograph of pony, Lowlynn Silver King

Mary Willsallen collection
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Photographs
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Jugiong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Anthony M. Willsallen
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Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Postcard featuring two horses with jockeys in a field

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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