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Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Bougainvillea spectabilis Nyctaginaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Plane table frame used by Captain James Cook

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Surveying equipment
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1768
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Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Erythrina vespertilio Leguminosae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John Macarthur

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John M...

Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1766
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Clerodendrum paniculatum

Clerodendrum paniculatum

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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1980
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Ceriops tagal

Ceriops tagal

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Xanthorrhoea resinosa supsp. Resinosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Capparis lucida

Capparis lucida

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Dendrophthoe vitellina

Dendrophthoe vitellina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Ipomoea indica

Ipomoea indica

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting Captain James Cook

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1728
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Erythrina vespertilio

Erythrina vespertilio

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Hibiscus meraukensis Malvaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Syzygium suborbiculare

Syzygium suborbiculare

Banks Florilegium collection
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Lizard Island, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Tetragonia trigyna Tetragoniaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Cochlospermum gillivraei

Cochlospermum gillivraei

Banks Florilegium collection
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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and recovered in 1969

Cannon from HMB Endeavour, which was jettisoned on the Great...

Endeavour Cannon collection
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Cannons
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Bomarea edulis

Bomarea edulis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Finely-detailed 1:60 scale model of HM Barque Endeavour, as she was rigged in 1768

Finely-detailed 1:60 scale model of HM Barque Endeavour, as ...

Donald Maclurcan collection no. 1
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Small scale models
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Neutral Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Donald C. Maclurcan
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1985
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Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Cook

Seated Staffordshire porcelain figurine of Captain James Coo...

Staffordshire Figurine collection
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Human figures
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Alpha Factory
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1845
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Petalostigma banksii

Petalostigma banksii

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Goodenia paniculata Goodeniaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Senecio trifurcatus Compositae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Florilegium title page

Banks Florilegium collection
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Notes
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Goodenia ovata Goodeniaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Anagallis alternifolia Primulaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Isopogon anemonifolius

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Maytenus magellanica Celastraceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Darwinia fascicularis subsp. Fascicularis Myrtaceae

Darwinia fascicularis subsp. Fascicularis Myrtaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Philotheca salsolifolia Rutaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Byblis liniflora Byblidaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Olearia arguta

Olearia arguta

Banks Florilegium collection
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Pimelea linifolia

Pimelea linifolia

Banks Florilegium collection
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Vittadinia australis

Vittadinia australis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Leucopogon ericoides

Leucopogon ericoides

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Florilegium list of plates

Banks Florilegium collection
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Lists
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Melaleuca angustifolia Myrtaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Urostemon kirkii var. kirkii

Urostemon kirkii var. kirkii

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Pterocaulon serrulatum

Pterocaulon serrulatum

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Clethra arborea

Clethra arborea

Banks Florilegium collection
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Pimelea arenaria

Pimelea arenaria

Banks Florilegium collection
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Myoporum acuminatum

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alepis flavida

Alepis flavida

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Velleia pubescens

Velleia pubescens

Banks Florilegium collection
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Thirsty Sound, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Hebe parviflora

Hebe parviflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mimulus uvedaliae

Mimulus uvedaliae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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Litsea calicaris

Litsea calicaris

Banks Florilegium collection
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Calystegia tuguriorum Convolvulaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Dichondra repens

Dichondra repens

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Rorippa gigantea

Rorippa gigantea

Banks Florilegium collection
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