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Child's drawing - This is Yunuk (the devil)  by Elyragam Garrawatjiwuy

Child's drawing - This is Yunuk (the devil) by Elyragam Gar...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Elvira Garrawatjiwuy
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Calling card

Calling card

Robin Moorhouse collection
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Penfolds Wine Pty Ltd
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Jimmy Dods
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French medallion

French medallion

Olive King collection
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France
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Olive K. King
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1918
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Photograph of the Meeting of the Executive Council at Govern...

Fred Daly collection
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Government House, Yarralumla, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1973
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'Snake Dreaming at Naruingya', by Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Yumpuluru Tjungurrayi
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1976
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Patjiparan
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1954
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English dictionary

English dictionary

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Dictionaries
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Film negative - A woman showing one method of carrying an infant, north of the Musgrave Ranges photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Musgrave Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1903
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Bowl with pokerwork designs

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Umbakulu, South Australia, Australia
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Mowitja
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Umbilical cord binding material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Bark painting depicting sacred waterhole at Bilipinya by Wandjuk Marika, Yirrkala, 1966

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J Davidson collection no. 3
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Wandjuk Marika
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1966
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DOUBLE BAY, N.S.W.

DOUBLE BAY, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Newspaper clipping titled Australian who went to England a Nobody

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Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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Entree card for admission to the Reception in the evening at...

Chris Grady collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Child's drawing - Male figure by Walter Murrungun

Child's drawing - Male figure by Walter Murrungun

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nhulunbuy, Gove Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Walter Murrungun
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Australia Day 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Australian Red Cross Society
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1917
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Handwritten note with a recipe "To rid blow flies"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Sydney Harbour, NSW

Sydney Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Kodak
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Postcard with photograph captioned Sydney Harbour Bridge

Postcard with photograph captioned Sydney Harbour Bridge

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bradley Clinch
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Photograph of Fred Daly at a cocktail function

Fred Daly collection
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Khaki cotton shirt

Myrtle Ivy Lindsay collection
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Europe
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Myrtle I. Lindsay
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1945
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Underwater metal detector

Underwater metal detector

Doug Seton collection no.1
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Diving equipment
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Boomerang

Stan Mitchell collection
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Fred Daly laughing at a cocktail function

Fred Daly collection
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Weight and Centre of Gravity Schedule for G-AERD, 11 April 1...

Neil Jensen collection
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Aviation documents
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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Home of Peace, Marrickville

Home of Peace, Marrickville

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Possum by Maymirri 2

Possum by Maymirri 2

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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Maymirrirr Maymuru
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1985
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mansfield Park, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Cindy Johnston
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Mayawara Minutjukur
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1954
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Knights Bachelor record, 1965-1973

Knights Bachelor record, 1965-1973

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Books
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Woven circular placemat

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Tablemats
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Stanley Gallacher
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Job application letter, 11 July 1874

Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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1874
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Bark painting 'Rainbow Serpent wrapped around tree' by Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr, Gunbalanya, 1974

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Yuwunyuwun Marruwarr
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1974
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Spearhead

Patricia Heath collection
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Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Osmond Creek (Dadah aw Ning), Texas Downs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Prints
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Queenie M. Nakarra
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1996
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Poster 'CAMPAIGN AGAINST NUCLEAR ENERGY SUPPORT A SAFE, PLAN...

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Australia
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Campaign Against Nuclear Energy
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1976
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Cotton batik wrap-around skirt by Yipati, Ernabella SA

Cotton batik wrap-around skirt by Yipati, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Skirts
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Yipati
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1971
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Relics of Convict Discipline

Relics of Convict Discipline

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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John W. Beattie
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Rugby league trading card of Darrell Trindall of the South Sydney Rabbitohs

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Intrepid International collection
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Collecting cards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Intrepid Trading Cards International
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1996
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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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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Postcard featuring the train station at Kensington, New South Wales

Postcard featuring the train station at Kensington, New Sout...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kensington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower, 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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Murwillumbah Fire. 15/09/07. From Church Hill P.O. and Bank Ruins on the Right

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1907
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Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Light Horse in action, Romani, Palestine, 1916

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1916
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Pencil sketch depicting a church

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sandra Gallagher
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Portrait photograph of Rani

Portrait photograph of Rani

Jon Lewis collection
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Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Horse in a stable with dog

Horse in a stable with dog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Harding & Billings
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Potts Point

Potts Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Potts Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Microtis Porrifolia

Microtis Porrifolia

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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Incised wooden shield

Incised wooden shield

Edmund Milne collection
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Bogan River, New South Wales, Australia
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1898
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Sewing machine

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Bendigo, Victoria, Australia
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Ann S. Stool
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1870
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Fresh-water Tortoise, Mimila

Fresh-water Tortoise, Mimila

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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Child's drawing - 'The whistle ducks fanning the rainbow' by...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patricia Marrfurra
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