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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Coiled basket

Coiled basket

Florence Gaby collection
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Christmas card from Effie Combes

Christmas card from Effie Combes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'My Country' by Georgina Brown, 2007

'My Country' by Georgina Brown, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Wiluna, Western Australia, Australia
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Georgina Brown
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2007
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Country Women's Association South Australia Quorn Branch, Second Prize, 1946 awarded to Miss MacColive

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Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1946
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Export Fraser not Uranium

Export Fraser not Uranium

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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New South Wales Young Labor
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1975
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Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Dreamtime journey of the spinifex wallaby (Mala)

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tommy S. Tjakamarra
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1976
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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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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Rhonda Butterworth
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Cleaned out

Cleaned out

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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View over a town

View over a town

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Looking across the Blue Lake, Mt Gambier, SA

Looking across the 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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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1945
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Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Sassafras Gully, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sassafras, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Christmas card

Christmas card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Coolamon by Pampirla Hansen Boxer, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Broome, Western Australia, Australia
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Pampirla H. Boxer
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2008
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Group of people with picnic baskets.

Group of people with picnic baskets.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian War Memorial, Canberra

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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Church of England, Portland

Church of England, Portland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Portland, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Child's drawing - Baby Larking

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Bobby Larking
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Kimberley points

Kimberley points

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Spearheads
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Container

Container

Hazel Merlo collection
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Lilywhite Ltd
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1919
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Oval basket

Oval basket

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Baskets
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Coranderrk, Victoria, Australia
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Glass plate negative - Station hands butchering a beast, Victoria River Downs station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rrikili
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Film negative - Different ways of wearing the hair, Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Petermann Ranges, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Mornington Island headdress made by Dick Roughsey and worn by him at Keith and Elsie de Witte's wedding in 1955

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Keith and Elsie de Witte collection
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Headdresses
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1955
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Glass plate negative - A widow, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Painting depicts kangaroo in x-ray style

Painting depicts kangaroo in x-ray style

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 Mijawmijal
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Parliament House, Canberra

Parliament House, Canberra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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A peep at the goods will convince you that they are better than others

A peep at the goods will convince you that they are better t...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph Manitjakura
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Australian Native, the Picnic

Australian Native, the Picnic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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Reproduction of a possum skin cloak collected in 1853 from Maiden's Punt (Echuca)

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Tooloyn Koortakay collection
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Cloaks
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East Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
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Ms Treahna Hamm
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2002
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Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Glazed ceramic bowl with a narrow base

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bowls
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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John B. Tipiloura
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1976
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This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1962

This Australia engagement calander and diary for 1962

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Diaries
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1961
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Larni Barramul (habitat of the Emu) painting by Andrew 'Drew' Berick, 2015.

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Berick Family collection
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Mr Drew Berick
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2015
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St Martin's, Killara

St Martin's, Killara

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Killara, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Marsden Bridge, Goulburn

Marsden Bridge, Goulburn

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

The inked-in image: a survey of Australian comic art

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Manuscripts
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1969
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The Dewdrop Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

The Dewdrop Fountain, Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fitzroy Gardens, Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Charles Hart collection
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Spearthrowers
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Dimsie Moves Up Again

Dimsie Moves Up Again

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Books
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1942
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Message stick

Message stick

Stan Mitchell collection
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Carvings
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Postcard depicting Miss Vera Pearce

Postcard depicting Miss Vera Pearce

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Bowl with burnt engraved designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bowls
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nola
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Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Guwak ga Marrngu (Nightbird & possum).

Buku-Larrngay Arts collection no. 1
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Luwandi Mununggurr
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1985
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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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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No.11 from Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Prints
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Ghost net Ab

Ghost net Ab

Erub Erwer Meta collection no.1
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Sculptures
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Darnley Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Nancy Naawi
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2014
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Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Bottom grinding stone [stone implement]

Horne-Bowie collection
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Lower grinding stones
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Mungeranie, South Australia, Australia
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Poster 'G.E. Bicentennial Around Australia Air Race'

Poster 'G.E. Bicentennial Around Australia Air Race'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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The Broadway Sydney N.S.W. Christmas Greetings

The Broadway Sydney N.S.W. Christmas Greetings

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Bark painting 'The Dead Spirit' by Yirawala, Marrgulidban

Bark painting 'The Dead Spirit' by Yirawala, Marrgulidban

Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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The Mint, Sydney

The Mint, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mersey Tunnel toll machine ticket 1939

Mersey Tunnel toll machine ticket 1939

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Tickets
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1939
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Courtroom sketch 'Sgt. Charlwood.' by Veronica O'Leary, dated 20 September 1982.

Courtroom sketch 'Sgt. Charlwood.' by Veronica O'Leary, date...

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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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James N. Blowhard
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