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Native Bear and Aboriginal Lighting a Fire

Native Bear and Aboriginal Lighting a Fire

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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.22 revolver with a black handle and leather holster associated with Milo Dunphy

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Revolvers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Myles J Dunphy
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1912
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1987 Opperman Audax

1987 Opperman Audax

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Badges
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Murrumbidgee River above Barren Jack

Murrumbidgee River above Barren Jack

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Murrumbidgee River, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith vs Jimmy Clabby

Advertising card featuring Jeff Smith vs Jimmy Clabby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ground yellow ochre from Mindilu or Three Ways on Melville Island

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Tiwi Arts Network collection
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Ochre
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Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bone tool

Bone tool

Stan Mitchell collection
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Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Anawari Inpiti Mitchell and Nora Nginana Davidson, 2015

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Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Sculptures
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Anawari I. Mitchell
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2015
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A palace or grand house in France

A palace or grand house in France

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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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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Peter
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Painting depicts four human figures and a canoe

Painting depicts four human figures and a canoe

J Davidson collection no. 3
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Djatjiwuy
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1965
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Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Koala & kangaroo (2015) Carved emu egg by Peter Carlo

Peter Carlo Collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

The Men, Adungun, work on paper, Oenpelli, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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1948
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Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Envelope addressed to W P Faithfull, Springfield, Goulburn

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Envelopes
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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William P. Faithfull
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Three Sisters, Katoomba

Three Sisters, Katoomba

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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St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Wollongong N.S.W

St. Francis Xavier Cathedral. Wollongong N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Umbakumba, Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nangiliana
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Wangukaratjanya

Wangukaratjanya

Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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1974
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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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Green A-line evening dress

Green A-line evening dress

Ronald L Gale Masonic collection no. 2
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Evening dresses
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Convict love token from Miss Smith, March 21, 1781

Convict love token from Miss Smith, March 21, 1781

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Courtroom sketch of the Chamberlain trial by Veronica O'Leary, 1982.

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Symmetrical yellow-brown boomerang

Daisy Bates and Herbert Browne collection
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Boomerangs
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Ooldea, South Australia, Australia
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Daisy M. Bates CBE
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Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Child's drawing, La Perouse, Sydney

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bruce Ella
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Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Stone with incised Wandjina figures

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Rock carvings
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Mowanjum, West Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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1979
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'Time Change' p.12, 13

'Time Change' p.12, 13

Diana Boyer collection
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Paintings
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Diana Boyer
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Glass plate negative - Sandstorm approaching from beyond Lake Killalpaninna, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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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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1919
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Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Three men and a woman dressed in theatrical costume

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Talma & Co
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Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the 'Tracking Kultja' festival at the NMA in 2001

Wooden spear, used in the 'Seven Sisters' performance at the...

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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Convict love token from Birmingham Bill

Convict love token from Birmingham Bill

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Design pattern

Design pattern

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Patterns
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View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Canberra

View of France-Belgium gallery, Australian War Memorial, Can...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Smiling woman

Smiling woman

Tania Verstak collection
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Photographs
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Album containing a collection of personal and theatrical photographs from the 1920s to the 1940s associated with Herbert Browne

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Herbert Browne collection
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Photograph albums
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Bark painting depicting Macassans boiling down trepang by Mathaman Marika, Yirrkala, 1964

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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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Mathaman Marika
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1964
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The Toy Theatre

The Toy Theatre

Everitt and George Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Adelaide St. looking south from Wharf St, Brisbane, Q

Adelaide St. looking south from Wharf St, Brisbane, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1948
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Secretariat & P.O., Canberra.  An Autumn view

Secretariat & P.O., Canberra. An Autumn view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Good luck be with you

Good luck be with you

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Breenmount, Tweed Heads, Mrs P. Fagan, Proprietress, 1907

Breenmount, Tweed Heads, Mrs P. Fagan, Proprietress, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Top grinding stone [stone implement]

Edmund Milne collection
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Upper grinding stones
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Gundabooka, New South Wales, Australia
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Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Aboriginal breastplate for Bulgra, King of Arremutta 1920

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Aboriginal breastplates
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Arrawatta, New South Wales, Australia
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Bulgra
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1920
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Two dogs sitting near a child, who is drinking from a mug.

Two dogs sitting near a child, who is drinking from a mug.

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

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Woodenbong, New South Wales, Australia
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Tony Close
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Eagle.

Eagle.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Nanguruma
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1969
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Glass plate negative - Humbert River station, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

Glass plate negative - Humbert River station, Northern Terri...

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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1922
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Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Weapon - Boomerang - returning

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Kyogle, New South Wales, Australia
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Gordon Nagas
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1978
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Spindle - made by Freda Yimunya Lane, 2015

Spindle - made by Freda Yimunya Lane, 2015

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Spindles
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Freda Y. Lane
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2015
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King's Parade and Carillon, Bathurst, NSW

King's Parade and Carillon, Bathurst, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Salvation Army Citadel in Russell Street, Bathurst

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Salvation Army
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1934
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Pearl shell

Pearl shell

Australian Institute of Anatomy Pacific Island unsourced collection
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Shells
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Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relating to the Bendigo Pottery [Vol A, 1-36]

Album containing documents, drawings and photographs relatin...

William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Albums
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Handwritten note with a recipe

Handwritten note with a recipe "To rid blow flies"

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Refreshment kiost, Hepburn Springs

Refreshment kiost, Hepburn Springs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Hepburn Springs, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Departure of HMS Gibralter, Sydney 24.12.10

Departure of HMS Gibralter, Sydney 24.12.10

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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1910
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'Parta' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

'Parta' by Veronica Lulu, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Mulan, Western Australia, Australia
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Veronica Lulu
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2007
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Namarrkon

Namarrkon

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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Jimmy N. Nganjmirra
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1970
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Woven oval pandanus and lawyer cane tray

Woven oval pandanus and lawyer cane tray

Lockhart River Aboriginal Arts and Cultural Centre collection
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Trays
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Lockhart River, Queensland, Australia
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Margaret Temple
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Ignace Jan Paderewski

Ignace Jan Paderewski

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Trans-Australian Railway. Charlie

Trans-Australian Railway. Charlie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Trans-Australian Railway
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1912
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