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Shield with zig zag groove pattern

Shield with zig zag groove pattern

Bruce Wright collection
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Shields
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Pilbara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Bruce Wright
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Octagonal black leather jewellery box

Octagonal black leather jewellery box

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Jewellery boxes
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Australia
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1939
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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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Alicia Portaminni
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Club

Club

Patricia Heath collection
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Clubs
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Kangaroo

Kangaroo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cambridge Gulf, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Glass plate negative - Aboriginal rock engravings, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1906

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Glass bowl and lid

Glass bowl and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Bowls
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Ocean Beach Manly

Ocean Beach Manly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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NSW Government dockyard

NSW Government dockyard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bird sculpture

Bird sculpture

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Kanginy
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Child's drawing - Tasmanian Tiger by S Clarke age 8yrs

Child's drawing - Tasmanian Tiger by S Clarke age 8yrs

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Tasmania, Australia
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S Clarke
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Child's drawing - haulpack by Johnny Mango, Weipa QLD

Child's drawing - haulpack by Johnny Mango, Weipa QLD

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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Character reference for John Close, dated 16th December 1900

Character reference for John Close, dated 16th December 1900

John Collinson Close collection
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Letters
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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1900
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Nursing sister holding child

Nursing sister holding child

Ken Welton collection
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Photographic slides
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1956
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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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Pamela Tipuamantumirri
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Parramatta  Post Office and Town Hall, 1906

Parramatta Post Office and Town Hall, 1906

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parramatta, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1906
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alfreda Karyuka
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Railway Platform, longest in Australia, Albury NSW

Railway Platform, longest in Australia, Albury NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Pass for press travelling with the Prime Minister

Pass for press travelling with the Prime Minister

Alan Reid collection
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Manly Pier, N.S.W.

Manly Pier, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Linen handkerchief, Mornington Island QLD

Linen handkerchief, Mornington Island QLD

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Entente Cordiale / We'll keep the flags a-flying boys

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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United Kingdom
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Site plan for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberra [by Munns, Sly & Partners Pty Ltd]

Site plan for the 1986 Papal Mass in Canberra [by Munns, Sly...

Papal Visit Office collection
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Architectural drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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Kitchen knife

Kitchen knife

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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England
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1930
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Circular tea strainer

Circular tea strainer

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Bark painting by Bardayal Nadjamerrek depicting a plantknown as anbarram, circa 1970

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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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Bardayal Nadjamerrek
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1970
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Mosman's Bay.

Mosman's Bay.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Child's drawing - How The Goanna And The Lizard Got Their Backs Painted by Susanne Hayes, Santa Theresa NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Susanne Hayes
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Monocular microscope used for the scientific study of algae by phycologist Valerie May

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Valerie Jones collection
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Microscopes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

First prize card awarded at the Yass Spring Show, 1906

Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Cards
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1906
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Paid maternity leave

Paid maternity leave

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1996
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Letter sent from Henry Montague Faithfulll, India, 18 Novemeber 1857

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Robert Faithfull collection no. 2
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Letters
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India
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Henry 'Monty' M. Faithfull
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1857
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Club

Club

L and T Hackney collection
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Clubs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Large pair of sewing or dressmaking scissors with black painted handles

Large pair of sewing or dressmaking scissors with black pain...

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Dressmaking scissors
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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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Jack
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Botanical Gardens.

Botanical Gardens.

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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QSL card for VK2JT, New South Wales, Australia

QSL card for VK2JT, New South Wales, Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1936
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Four horses and a carriage in front of Camelot

Four horses and a carriage in front of Camelot

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Invitations
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Mrs Margot Child
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1978
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Carved wooden cat

Carved wooden cat

Central Australia Field Trip 1994 collection
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Wood carvings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Ninguta Edwards
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1994
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British fighter aeroplane headdress by James Eseli

British fighter aeroplane headdress by James Eseli

Solomon and Josephine Ahmat collection
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Headdresses
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James Eseli
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I think I've just been kissed

I think I've just been kissed

Richard Kemp collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Richard 'Rik' Kemp
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1986
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Squat aluminium saucepan and lid with a folding handle

Squat aluminium saucepan and lid with a folding handle

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Saucepans
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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End of Friar's Grag, Derwent Water

End of Friar's Grag, Derwent Water

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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England, United Kingdom
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Breeding of the Fur Seal, Arctocephalus forsteri Lesson, at Macquarie Island

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Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1958
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Club

Club

Gwen and Wayne Masters collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1966
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Child's drawing - My mother and my Amawu hunt Yilinga...

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Fiona Kerinaiua
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Carved human figure

Carved human figure

Papuan Official collection
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Carvings
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Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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Dr Walter M. Strong
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1915
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Boomerangs
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Bundaberg, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1901
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Sandpaper holder made from a length of wooden dowel

Sandpaper holder made from a length of wooden dowel

George Henry Taylor collection
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Joinery tools
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Mr George H. Taylor
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PIG'S HEAD ROCK, CATARACT GORGE, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

PIG'S HEAD ROCK, CATARACT GORGE, LAUNCESTON, TAS.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Model boomerang

Model boomerang

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Tin for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Tin for 'Solomon Grundy' doll

Barbara Hetherington collection
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Tins
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Spiritual World 1 - Young Mannalargenna, Chief of the NE of Tasmania

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Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vernon Graham collection
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Artworks
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Tasmania, Australia
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Vernon Graham
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Weapon - Club - wooden

Weapon - Club - wooden

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Clubs
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Unknown
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Enamel plate

Enamel plate

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Plates
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

Second World War Prisoner of War Banknote

David Westcott collection no. 6
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Banknotes
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1939
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Child's drawing - Male figure playing a drone pipe in a landscape by Chris Djunping.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Chris Djunping
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Boomerang

Boomerang

Edmund Milne collection
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Bloomfield River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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