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Miser's purse

Miser's purse

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Purses
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1875
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Incomplete round crochet sample with a design of diamond shapes radiating from a central star motif

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Nettie McColive collection
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Textile samplers
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Wooden stamp

Wooden stamp

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Printing blocks
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Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Now for a cup of Peark's Cocoa, advertising Peark's Coco

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Susu Shell IV' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

'Susu Shell IV' by Ellarose Savage, 2009

Ellarose Savage collection no.1
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Linocuts
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Darnley (Erub) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Ellarose Savage
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2009
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Cigarette cards
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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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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Howard Wayne
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Souvenir short-sleeved shirt commemorating the 1956 Olympic Games in Melbourne

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Bryan Griffin collection
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Shirts
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Hong Kong
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Australian Olympic Federation
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1956
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Souvenir plate - Victory in Europe, 1945

Souvenir plate - Victory in Europe, 1945

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative plates
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King George VI
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1945
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Base Hospital, Wangaratta, Vic

Base Hospital, Wangaratta, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wangaratta, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Bronte Beach.

Bronte Beach.

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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Eveready torch

Eveready torch

Milo Dunphy collection no. 2
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Torches
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Child's drawing - There are men spearing turtle in the Appel Channel at Mornington Island by Athol Thomas age 14yrs

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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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Athol Thomas
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group of men posed informally, includes Max Fox, M.P. and Ian McClennan, BHP

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Bernard Freedman collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Kungkarangkalpa Attila

Songlines - Tjunkaya Tapaya collection
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Paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkaya Tapaya
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2014
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No Excuse Lets Reduce

No Excuse Lets Reduce

Woomargama Public School collection
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Posters
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Woomargama, New South Wales, Australia
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Woomargama Public School
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1991
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Cutting at 24 M

Cutting at 24 M

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Woolamai, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (Australian Museum)

The Museum, Sydney, N.S.W (Australian Museum)

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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1908
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Postcard featuring photograph of Gladesville Post and Telegraph Office

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gladesville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photograph and newsclippings of Benny Zable and anti nuclear demonstrations

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Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Benjamin 'Benny' Zable
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1982
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Brick building with a pagoda style roof

Brick building with a pagoda style roof

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Mine shaft

Mine shaft

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cigarette card

Cigarette card

Turner Family collection
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Matching cased pair of French .50 calibre duelling pistols with accessories, used by Sir Thomas Mitchell in Sydney in 1851

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Royal Australian Historical Society collection no. 2
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Duelling pistols
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France
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Acier
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1851
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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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Georgina Virgona
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Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Trans-Australian Railway. King Moonlight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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King Moonlight
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1912
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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1975
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Professor Adolphus Elkin collection
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Spearthrowers
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Forrest River, Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1927
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A Federation syle cottage with a picket fence and a woman standing at the gate

A Federation syle cottage with a picket fence and a woman st...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing by unknown artist, Kwok Kwok The Green Frog

Child's drawing by unknown artist, Kwok Kwok The Green Frog

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Conidae Conus Mustellinus

Conidae Conus Mustellinus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Cobourg Peninsula, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1968
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Bride and groom.

Bride and groom.

Margot Child collection
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Magazine clippings
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Mrs Margot Child
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Britannia

Britannia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Isle of Wight, England, United Kingdom
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1929
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Convict love token from Thomas Smith, 1844

Convict love token from Thomas Smith, 1844

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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North Arm from breakwater, Lakes Entrance, Vic

North Arm from breakwater, Lakes Entrance, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Lakes Entrance, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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International Women's Year -  A Woman's Place is Everywhere

International Women's Year - A Woman's Place is Everywhere

Meredith Hinchliffe collection no. 1
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Commemorative badges
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1975
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Rugby league trading card of Noel Solomon of the North Queensland Cowboys

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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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Kangaroo. A native of Australia

Kangaroo. A native of Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Certificate for First Prize awarded to A M Gordon for cut and finish Ladys Costume

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David Westcott collection no. 6
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Prize certificates
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Albury, New South Wales, Australia
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Albury and Border Pastoral, Agricultural and Horticultural Society
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1890
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Diana Maple-Brown, Pamela Maple-Brown and Bill Hutcheson, all holding booklets and wearing shield-shaped pins. Yass [Picnics] 1952

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Yass, New South Wales, Australia
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1952
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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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Lucas Puautjimi
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Convict love token from E.B.

Convict love token from E.B.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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May Day. Independence and Socialism

May Day. Independence and Socialism

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Handmade off-white clay toy horse

Handmade off-white clay toy horse

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Douglas Wallace
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1999
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White china saucer

White china saucer

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucers
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Czechoslovakia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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God's Children at Prayer, 1946, given to Lois Grosse (nee Ottens) 1950

God's Children at Prayer, 1946, given to Lois Grosse (nee Ot...

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1946
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The Great Ocean Road, near the Jamieson River, Vic

The Great Ocean Road, near the Jamieson River, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jamieson River, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

'Murrnyi / Murrtjumun', bark painting, native plant species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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2014
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Bagu figure made by Nephi Denham, 2010

Bagu figure made by Nephi Denham, 2010

Cardwell collection
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Sculptures
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Cardwell, Queensland, Australia
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Nephi Denham
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2010
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Whip handle with horse hoof-shaped base and metal detail on shaft

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Whip handles
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Photograph in the President of the Senate's Suite

Photograph in the President of the Senate's Suite

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Green dance program titled 'GOVERNMENT HOUSE'

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Dance programs
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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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Paintings
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Tommy S. Tjakamarra
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1976
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Ceramic tankard ceramic with Aboriginal motifs of animals

Ceramic tankard ceramic with Aboriginal motifs of animals

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Tankards
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Leura, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Essexware
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1950
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Giant clam shell

Giant clam shell

Australian Fisheries Management Authority collection
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Shells
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Three assorted cotton threads

Three assorted cotton threads

Hilda Creager collection no. 2
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Threads
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Mrs Jocelyn H. Brown
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Sydney, La Ville et le Port

Sydney, La Ville et le Port

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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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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Postcard featuring photograph captioned Crossing the North West Plains

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Auckland, North Island, New Zealand
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Charles H. Kerry
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