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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliamen...

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Colander

Colander

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Colanders
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1950
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Arches and lines on a blue background

Arches and lines on a blue background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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The Australians in England 1896

The Australians in England 1896

Australian Cricket Tour 1896 collection
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Booklets
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England
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Australian Cricket Team
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1896
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Photograph of Fred Liersch and his brother with pet rabbit, about 1908

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Rabbits in Australia collection no. 3
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Photographic postcards
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Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Scout's Carpenter badge certificate

Barry Williams collection
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Certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Barry Williams
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1943
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Botanical Gardens, Melbourne

Botanical Gardens, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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1914
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Wooden piccolo with case

Wooden piccolo with case

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Piccolos
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Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Oblong tie-dyed olive brown-green silk scarf

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Carol Horton collection
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Scarves
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Tasmania, Australia
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Carol Horton
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Mustering on a Sheep Station

Mustering on a Sheep Station

Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Atlas Press Pty Ltd
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1920
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View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

View of Sorrento with hotel in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sorrento, Victoria, Australia
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1909
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Unknown
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P&O Ship S.S Canberra

P&O Ship S.S Canberra

Bernard Freedman collection no. 2
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Booklets
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Soccer souvenir programme - 'St George Budapest v Ferencvaros 1974'

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St George Budapest Soccer Club collection
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Programs
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Child's drawing - 'Traditional life' by Richard Kennedy age15

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Richard Kennedy
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Roll-back

Roll-back

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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String bag made from Kurrajong bark fibre

String bag made from Kurrajong bark fibre

Frederick D McCarthy collection
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Bags
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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1962
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Photographic postcard of Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Photographic postcard of Fairy Bower, Manly, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Milsons Point in Sydney

Milsons Point in Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss N Markey
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1907
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4th World Cup in Athletics, Canberra, Australia

4th World Cup in Athletics, Canberra, Australia

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Programs
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Young's Store Currency Note

Young's Store Currency Note

J B Young Ltd collection
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Paper money
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Oval thin metal pie baking dish

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Pie dishes
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Painting depicts humped rocks, a snake and three human figures

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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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Mawalan 1 Marika
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1966
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Wooden case for W W Greener shotgun

Wooden case for W W Greener shotgun

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Firearm cases
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Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

Moulded wooden lid to cover a Hammond Multiplex typewriter

National Library of Australia collection
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Lids
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New York, New York, United States of America
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Hammond Typewriter Company
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1913
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Dances from Manarrngu  Hollow Log Ceremony.

Dances from Manarrngu Hollow Log Ceremony.

Y Pettinato collection
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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David D. Malangi
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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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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Carmelita Tipungwuti
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Unidentified. Painting is decorated with vertical lines composed of dashes

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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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Sample of Munyuro seeds

Sample of Munyuro seeds

Stan Mitchell collection
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Botanical specimens
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Off-white rectangular transfer sticker with gold letters spelling

Off-white rectangular transfer sticker with gold letters spe...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Transfers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Square Arnotts brand biscuit tin

Square Arnotts brand biscuit tin

Thompson Family collection
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Biscuit tins
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Arnott's
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PARRAMATTA RIVER.

PARRAMATTA RIVER.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

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Maruku Arts collection no. 2
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Spears
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Walter Pukutiwara
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2001
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Child's drawing - Dugong and turtle hunting by Brenda Waipo age 12yrs, Mornington Island State School QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Brenda Waipo
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Cylindrical oil lamp with fluted conical top and circular convex glass window

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Convict Era Shirt collection
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Oil lamps
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Granton, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1829
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Platylobium formosum

Platylobium formosum

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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Carpenter's saw

Carpenter's saw

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking saws
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Sheffield, England
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James Brothers & Co
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1949
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Poster 'Fair Play: The Golden Eras of Women's Test Cricket'

Poster 'Fair Play: The Golden Eras of Women's Test Cricket'

Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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Posters
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, NSW

The Three Sisters, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Three Sisters, Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Austr...
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Clamp

Clamp

Alison Steele collection
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Christmas decorations
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Brown 'postillion' hat with an orange and yellow ribbon forming part of the Lady in Redingote set by Ermenegildo Zegna

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Hats
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Italy
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Gruppo Ermenegildo Zegna
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1988
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Margaret Downs Station journal July 1959 - December 1964

Margaret Downs Station journal July 1959 - December 1964

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Sample block of north silky oak

Sample block of north silky oak

Tolga Woodworks collection
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Samples
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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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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Eric Braedon
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Wash day in the garden of Eden

Wash day in the garden of Eden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Firedrill base

Firedrill base

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Firesticks
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1968
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Not Test Cricket

Not Test Cricket

Nanette Ward collection
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Books
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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J E. Monfries
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1950
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FIRST PRIZE, GOULBURN, 1908, A., P., AND H. SOCIETY

FIRST 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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Cardboard roll of brown cotton

Cardboard roll of brown cotton

Eleanor Dark Foundation collection no. 1
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Threads
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Australian Troops March Through London - H.R.H Prince of Wales Taking the Salute

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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London, England
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J. Beagles & Co.
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Calendar

Calendar

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Calendars
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Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Convict love token from John Hare, 1827

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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The kitchen staff. Poor boys holiday camp

The kitchen staff. Poor boys holiday camp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Bark painting

Bark painting

Dr Howard Morphy collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Cloth bucket hat with red, blue and white coloured patterns

Norm Wilson PNG Patrol Officer collection
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Hats
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Letter providing a character reference for Mrs Mable Thompson

Letter providing a character reference for Mrs Mable Thompso...

Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Painting depicts landscape with eucalypt

Painting depicts landscape with eucalypt

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Watercolour paintings
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Hermannsburg, Northern Territory, Australia
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Clem Abbott
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1975
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Large fleece of superfine wool from the Macarthur merino flock, Camden Park, Sydney

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Ermenegildo Zegna collection no. 1
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Wool specimens
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Camden Park, New South Wales, Australia
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John Macarthur
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1988
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