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Smiling Aboriginal boy with the embossed mark, 'Chas P. Scott, Adelaide'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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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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Paintings
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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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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearthrowers
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Balmoral Beach, Sydney, NSW

Balmoral Beach, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Two women wearing hats, the woman on the left is holding a book

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Dead Island, Port Arthur, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Isle of the Dead, Port Arthur, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Wombail Oouthenang, Chief of Shannon Vielle

Wombail Oouthenang, Chief of Shannon Vielle

L Richard Smith breastplate collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Shannon Vielle Station, New South Wales, Australia
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Wombail Oouthenang
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Town Hall, Cootamundra, NSW

Town Hall, Cootamundra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cootamundra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Postcard titled 'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

Postcard titled 'The Girls I left behind me' by May Gibbs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

VWBBA A Grade Premiership 1957 - Melbourne Red

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Certificates
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Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

Taronga Park, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Pencil drawing in Papunya style by Uta Uta Tjangala, Pintupi. 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Uta Uta Tjangala
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1971
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Kunzea Muelleri

Kunzea Muelleri

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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1876
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View of galleries, australian War Memorial, Canberra

View of galleries, australian War Memorial, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Umpire's Examination Report

Umpire's Examination Report

History of Netball - Margaret Pewtress collection
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Glass plate negative - Bush scene, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory. The stringy-bark has had its bark removed for the purpose of constructing a canoe, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1911
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Painting depicts the rectangle hollow log used as a gong in the Yabadorowa ceremony

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Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangija
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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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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Punyurrpungkunya', painted by Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi, 1977

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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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Shorty Lungkarta Tjungurrayi
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1977
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The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

The Gap - near entrance to Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The Gap, Watsons Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Drosera auriculata

Drosera auriculata

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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1876
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Djunkgawul.

Djunkgawul.

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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Gunyuma
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1964
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Car driving on a road through an avenue of trees, March 1952

Car driving on a road through an avenue of trees, March 1952

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1952
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Blotting paper

Blotting paper

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Upper Falls, Queanbeyan River

The Upper Falls, Queanbeyan River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queanbeyan River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Manuscript containing handwritten reminiscences by Hope Webb (nee Faithfull) of Springfield

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 September 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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'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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'Honey Ant Hunt, painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

'Honey Ant Hunt, painted by Tim Leura Tjapaltjarri, 1975

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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Tim L. Tjapaltjarri
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1975
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Robilt toy train locomotive and tender

Robilt toy train locomotive and tender

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy trains
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Wooden harpoon

Wooden harpoon

Gladys Henry collection
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Euramo, Tully, QLD, Australia
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Not provided
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1970
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Invitation from Goulburn Lawn Tennis club to Miss Faithfull

Invitation from Goulburn Lawn Tennis club to Miss Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Invitations
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1932 Brooklands 1000 Miles Race trophy awarded to Joan Richmond and Elsie Wisdom

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Joan Richmond collection
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Trophies
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Weybridge, Surrey, England
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1932
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Kangaroo with a very long tail

Kangaroo with a very long tail

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

O Gauge House model train USA-type diesel locomotive

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy locomotives
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Certificate awarded to Mrs V.M. Wilson at the Wynard Agricultural and Pastoral Society Annual Show, 1968 for first prize for a tapestry bag

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Wynyard, Tasmania, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1968
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British Pattern 1842 .75 smooth bore percussion musket used by the 12th Foot (East Suffolk Regiment)

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Neville Locker collection
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Muskets
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England
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Tower of London [Armouries]
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1848
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Emu egg carved with images of a possum and two kangaroos by Bill Reid

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Bill Reid - John Cawte collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Bill Reid
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Olympic Games Melbourne 22 Nov - 8 Dec, 1956

Olympic Games Melbourne 22 Nov - 8 Dec, 1956

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 3
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Posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Richard Beck
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1956
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Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Lane Cove River, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lane Cove River, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting 'The mimi man Normogormo on his way from Majong to Guriba' by Bobby Barrdjaray Nganjmirra, Gunbalanya, 1968

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 5
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Bobby B. Nganjmirra
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1968
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Technical College, Sydney

Technical College, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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QSL card for 7UV, Ulverstone, Tasmania

QSL card for 7UV, Ulverstone, Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Ulverstone, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1935
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Postcard featuring a coloured print of a young boy in red checkered shirt and breeches

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tamavua Waterfalls, Suva

Tamavua Waterfalls, Suva

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Ceramic bottle

Ceramic bottle

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Ceramic forms
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Baggy green cricket cap with embroidered coat of arms on the front, worn by Greg Chappell

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Swan Richards collection
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Caps
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Gregory 'Greg' S. Chappell
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1982
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Double outrigger canoe named Kulbasaibai, from Saibai Island in the Torres Strait

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Saibai Island Council collection
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Canoes
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Fly River, Papua New Guinea
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Saibai Island Council
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2000
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marita Kantilla
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Medallion presented to Bransby Beauchamp Cooper after England vs Victoria cricket tour match, 1873

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Bransby Beauchamp Cooper collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Bransby B. Cooper
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1873
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Sunrise at Warrabri when I went there

Sunrise at Warrabri when I went there

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Ali Curung, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jane F. Poantumilui
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Balmoral Beach, Sydney NSW

Balmoral Beach, Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Balmoral Beach, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Travel document issued to Mr Capelluti to enable him to travel to his place of work 18 September 1945

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Rosa Cappelluti collection
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1945
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Erskine Hotel, Lorne, Vic

Erskine Hotel, Lorne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lorne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Playing Football

Playing Football

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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Barry Ullungurra
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Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
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Not provided
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1926
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Shooting the breakers, manly

Shooting the breakers, manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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North Steyne Beach, Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Front stage for a toy theatre

Front stage for a toy theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Toy theatres
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St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1910
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Courtroom sketch 'Professor Boettcher, cross-examined by Barker. QC.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 18 October 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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1982
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