Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Highlights

Objects

Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
Byron Tales.

Byron Tales.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Books
Apply Books filter
Continuation of handwritten recipes for

Continuation of handwritten recipes for "Preserved Apples", ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Manuscripts
Apply Manuscripts filter
HALL OF CHAMPIONS, Australian Soccer honours, JOHN WARREN, as a MEMBER for Outstanding Performance

HALL OF CHAMPIONS, Australian Soccer honours, JOHN WARREN, a...

John 'Johnny' Warren collection
Apply John 'Johnny' Warren collection filter
Awards
Apply Awards filter
Johnny Warren MBE OAM
Apply Johnny Warren MBE OAM filter
Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
Apply Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus... filter
Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj
Apply Anchor Barbbur Wurrkidj filter
1974
Apply 1974 filter
Cremorne, Sydney, NSW

Cremorne, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Cremorne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Cremorne, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
The pier, Port Arlington, Vic

The pier, Port Arlington, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Portarlington, Victoria, Australia
Apply Portarlington, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Young Girls by Wally Mandarrk

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mandarg
Apply Mandarg filter
1987
Apply 1987 filter
Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Postcard featuring Caulfield Cup winner - Murmur

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1899
Apply 1899 filter
The Ferns Accommodation guest house

The Ferns Accommodation guest house

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Convict love token from March Barber, 1832

Convict love token from March Barber, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
Apply Timothy Millett collection filter
Convict love tokens
Apply Convict love tokens filter
Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

Weapon - Spearthrower Groote Eylandt

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Spearthrowers
Apply Spearthrowers filter
Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Mr Charles P. Mountford
Apply Mr Charles P. Mountford filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Carved wooden container from Curtin Springs, 1957

Carved wooden container from Curtin Springs, 1957

Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection
Apply Barrie and Jennifer Hadlow collection filter
Containers
Apply Containers filter
Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Early Potatoes' Robert Laidlaw

Victoria Agricultural Society 1858 'Early Potatoes' Robert L...

Victoria Agricultural Society collection
Apply Victoria Agricultural Society collection filter
Medals
Apply Medals filter
Victoria, Australia
Apply Victoria, Australia filter
1858
Apply 1858 filter
Postcard showing a three masted ship run aground with the name Chateaubriand

Postcard showing a three masted ship run aground with the na...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sturt Bay, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
Apply Sturt Bay, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1912
Apply 1912 filter
T.S.S. Port Macquarie

T.S.S. Port Macquarie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
1914
Apply 1914 filter
Drosera auriculata

Drosera auriculata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1876
Apply 1876 filter
Anderson's - 'Rainbow' - Sweet Peas

Anderson's - 'Rainbow' - Sweet Peas

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Royal visit 1954 souvenir flag

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
Apply Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2 filter
Flags
Apply Flags filter
The U.S.A. Battleship Massachusetts

The U.S.A. Battleship Massachusetts

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1893
Apply 1893 filter
Coogee from the south, NSW

Coogee from the south, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Harold J. Munkara
Apply Harold J. Munkara filter
Brown slip case for pay book

Brown slip case for pay book

James Taylor Light Horse collection
Apply James Taylor Light Horse collection filter
Document holders
Apply Document holders filter
Sergeant James S. Taylor
Apply Sergeant James S. Taylor filter
Photograph of John Turner

Photograph of John Turner

Turner and Valentine Families collection
Apply Turner and Valentine Families collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Dunoon, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Dunoon, New South Wales, Australia filter
Drummond St, Ballarat

Drummond St, Ballarat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
Apply Ballarat, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Panorama of Yass

Panorama of Yass

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Yass, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Yass, New South Wales, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Recumbent bicycle used by Peter Heal

Recumbent bicycle used by Peter Heal

Peter Heal collection
Apply Peter Heal collection filter
Bicycles
Apply Bicycles filter
Velokraft
Apply Velokraft filter
2009
Apply 2009 filter
State Entertainments - Melbourne and Sydney

State Entertainments - Melbourne and Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
WTP
Apply WTP filter
Pair of wicket keeper's leather gloves

Pair of wicket keeper's leather gloves

Swan Richards collection
Apply Swan Richards collection filter
Cricket equipment
Apply Cricket equipment filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Stokes McGown Pty Ltd
Apply Stokes McGown Pty Ltd filter
1950
Apply 1950 filter
Things we eat

Things we eat

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Germaine Vigona
Apply Germaine Vigona filter
Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi. 1971

Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi...

Papunya Art 2008 collection
Apply Papunya Art 2008 collection filter
Pencil drawings
Apply Pencil drawings filter
Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Uta Uta Tjangala
Apply Uta Uta Tjangala filter
1971
Apply 1971 filter
Vice-Regal Bicky

Vice-Regal Bicky

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
Apply Mary Nicholson collection no. 2 filter
Sculptures
Apply Sculptures filter
North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Mr Peter Nicholson
Apply Mr Peter Nicholson filter
1988
Apply 1988 filter
Ancestral hero of the Yirritya moiety: Banaitja (Lanytjung) and Yirritya animals.

Ancestral hero of the Yirritya moiety: Banaitja (Lanytjung) ...

Dr Karel Kupka collection
Apply Dr Karel Kupka collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Birrikitji Gumana
Apply Birrikitji Gumana filter
1963
Apply 1963 filter
Shopping area Myrtleford, Vic

Shopping area Myrtleford, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia
Apply Myrtleford, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Landscape with grass tree

Landscape with grass tree

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Watercolour paintings
Apply Watercolour paintings filter
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Apply Perth, Western Australia, Australia filter
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission filter
Page's dog, Qus

Page's dog, Qus

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Antarctica
Apply Antarctica filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Mimi Men and Women

Mimi Men and Women

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
Apply Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus... filter
Unknown
Apply Unknown filter
Blue Mountain resorts poster by Percy Trompf

Blue Mountain resorts poster by Percy Trompf

Percy Trompf collection no. 1
Apply Percy Trompf collection no. 1 filter
Advertising posters
Apply Advertising posters filter
Australian Aboriginal Mia-Mia

Australian Aboriginal Mia-Mia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Charles H. Kerry
Apply Charles H. Kerry filter
The Man, Galdar

The Man, Galdar

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Unknown
Apply Unknown filter
Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for first prize at the Gresford Agricultural Society for a knitted tea cosy

Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson for first prize at th...

Myrtle Wilson collection
Apply Myrtle Wilson collection filter
Prize certificates
Apply Prize certificates filter
Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Maitland, New South Wales, Australia filter
Tipper & Cliff, Printers
Apply Tipper & Cliff, Printers filter
1960
Apply 1960 filter
Untitled painting by Ada Bird Petyarre

Untitled painting by Ada Bird Petyarre

Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2
Apply Helen Eager and Christopher Hodges collection no. 2 filter
Acrylic paintings
Apply Acrylic paintings filter
Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Utopia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Ada B. Petyarre
Apply Ada B. Petyarre filter
1990
Apply 1990 filter
Souvenir mug - Australia a nation, May 1927, To commemorate the opening of the Federal Parliament House Canberra

Souvenir mug - Australia a nation, May 1927, To commemorate ...

John and Jan Wilson collection
Apply John and Jan Wilson collection filter
Commemorative mugs
Apply Commemorative mugs filter
England, United Kingdom
Apply England, United Kingdom filter
Aynsley and Sons
Apply Aynsley and Sons filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Styphelia virgata

Styphelia virgata

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1875
Apply 1875 filter
Giant clam shell

Giant clam shell

Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection
Apply Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection filter
Shells
Apply Shells filter
Handcrafted model sulky

Handcrafted model sulky

Archibald William Hayes collection
Apply Archibald William Hayes collection filter
Small scale models
Apply Small scale models filter
Mosman

Mosman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Incised wooden narrow shield

Incised wooden narrow shield

South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection
Apply South Eastern Australian Shields and Club collection filter
Shields
Apply Shields filter
Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the Scotts

Sir Charles Wentworth Dilke - Wenty in the flowerbed at the ...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Kimberley point

Kimberley point

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Spearheads
Apply Spearheads filter
Miss Helen Bowie
Apply Miss Helen Bowie filter
Thelymitra Antennifera

Thelymitra Antennifera

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
Apply Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection filter
Botanical specimens
Apply Botanical specimens filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
Apply Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller filter
1873
Apply 1873 filter
On the Interstate Line, Mt Lofty, South Australia

On the Interstate Line, Mt Lofty, South Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia
Apply Mount Lofty, Mount Lofty Ranges, South Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
T.H. Mate & C. Warehouse

T.H. Mate & C. Warehouse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Albury, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Albury, New South Wales, Australia filter
T.H. Mate & Co
Apply T.H. Mate & Co filter
Black and white framed photograph of the four Faithfull brothers involved in the bushranger incident

Black and white framed photograph of the four Faithfull brot...

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Portrait photographs
Apply Portrait photographs filter
George Serras
Apply George Serras filter
Pencil sketch depicting a woman

Pencil sketch depicting a woman

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Sketches
Apply Sketches filter
Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Armchair made by the Zilm family of Booleroo, SA, 1895

Zilm family furniture collection
Apply Zilm family furniture collection filter
Chairs
Apply Chairs filter
1895
Apply 1895 filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Paul-Adam Puruaji
Apply Paul-Adam Puruaji filter
Large square, arch and round windows from Play School

Large square, arch and round windows from Play School

Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ...
Apply Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) - Play School collection ... filter
Windows
Apply Windows filter
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Apply Australian Broadcasting Corporation filter
Bark painting titled Goanna and snakes searching for food in grass by Djikululu, Milingimbi, Northern Territory

Bark painting titled Goanna and snakes searching for food in...

Y Pettinato collection
Apply Y Pettinato collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Djikululu
Apply Djikululu filter
Wunderlich Corrugated Durabestos

Wunderlich Corrugated Durabestos

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Advertising postcards
Apply Advertising postcards filter
Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Redfern, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Wunderlich Limited
Apply Wunderlich Limited filter
1918
Apply 1918 filter
Load more objects