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Wooden scribe made from wood with a steel screw holding the pieces together

Wooden scribe made from wood with a steel screw holding the ...

George O Crawford collection
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Woodworking tools
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George O. Crawford
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1900
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Painting depicts a black goanna

Painting depicts a black goanna

Department of Transport and Communication collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mithinarri Gurruwiwi
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Moses Jampijinpa Fry
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mary Joseph
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Dronepipe - Yirrkala, 1948

Dronepipe - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Didjeridus
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Child's drawing by Anna Maria Tipiloura, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anna M. Tipiloura
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'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

'Kumpupirntily' by Jakayu Biljabu and Dadda Samson, 2007

Canning Stock Route collection
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Paintings
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Jakayu Biljabu
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2007
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1941
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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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Gordon Railway station

Gordon Railway station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Gordon, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Cartoon of Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke and United States President Ronald Reagan

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Belle Karrika Davdison, 2015

Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Belle Karrika Davdison, 201...

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Belle K. Davidson
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2015
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Female sculpture of the Flying Seven Sisters - made by Angilyiya Tjapiti Mitchelll and Sokaway Paula Lyons, 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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Angilyiya T. Mitchell
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2015
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Burrinjuck, general view

Burrinjuck, general view

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Burrinjuck Dam, Burrinjuck, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Slipcast terracotta mug with mukata (beanie) design, made by Peter Ward using Ernabella artists designs, for Ernabella at Bondi Pavilion event, 2004

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Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Mugs
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Peter Ward
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2004
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Maku (witchetty grub figure) - made by Christiane Keller, 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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Dr Christiane Keller
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2015
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Malayan-type hollow square wooden smoking pipe, with metal bowl and incised cross-hatching

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Smoking pipes
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Not provided
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1948
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Kilcunda Washaway of Ballast Pit Road

Kilcunda Washaway of Ballast Pit Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Kilcunda, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1911
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Coogee Beach

Coogee Beach

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss V Harrison
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J Parkes & Sons Marine Chronometer No 11056, with accessories in a wooden case

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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J Parkes & Sons
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford Pootchemunka
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Norman Blowhard
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Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Mr. Philip Wirth and his Trained Horses in Action.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Wirth's Circus
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Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Fibre basket by Rosie Williams, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Baskets
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Canning Stock Route, , Australia
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Rosie Williams
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2008
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Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Ve 8 Hankow 12 14 1640....VERY DELIGHTED LOVE, KARL

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Telegrams
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The Yurlunggurr Serpents intertwine in the  Mirarrmina Waterhole.

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Dorothy Bennett collection
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Bark paintings
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mawalan
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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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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Kristin
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Certificate

Certificate

ET Fealy collection
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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Iris Yunkaporta
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Lilium Bulbiferum

Lilium Bulbiferum

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Carved emu egg

Carved emu egg

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Engraved emu eggs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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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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Port Lincoln, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Regina Betts
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The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

The Bay, Greystones Co. Wicklow

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing by Millie Watson, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Millie Watson
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Letter

Letter

Betty Hall collection
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Letters
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr H L. Napthali
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1944
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Warakurna Roadhouse by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

Warakurna Roadhouse by Roshanna Yinga Williamson

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Roshanna Y. Williamson
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2011
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Painting depicts

Painting depicts "Guna" the goanna fat

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 02/09/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Bolkdjam, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bill Madangija
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Iris Yunkaporta
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Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Anderson's Wonderland City Bondi

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Anderson
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1906
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W Vale Chemist & Dentist - For the Hair, use Vale's Hair Restorative

W Vale Chemist & Dentist - For the Hair, use Vale's Hair Res...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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W Vale
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Boomerang

Boomerang

L and T Hackney collection
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Boomerangs
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1918
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Wesleyan Church and Hospital, Ararat, Victoria

Wesleyan Church and Hospital, Ararat, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Ararat, Victoria, Australia
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Woman sitting under tree ferns in Tasmania

Woman sitting under tree ferns in Tasmania

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assistants

Black and white photograph - Edgar Percival between two assi...

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Bush animals

Bush animals

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cyril J. Kerinaiua
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Australian Engineers, Australian Commonwealth Military Forces Greeting card 'France, Christmas 1916'

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Adrian Luck collection no. 1
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Postcards
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France
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Australian Army
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1916
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The Toilet

The Toilet

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1821
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Oval 'Semi-Porcelain' off-white serving platter with a scalloped edge

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Platters
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Puautjinni
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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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Children's drawing of ceremony scene by Johnny Mango, Weipa QLD

Children's drawing of ceremony scene by Johnny Mango, Weipa ...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Johnny Mango
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A Try for Supper

A Try for Supper

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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Waratahs

Waratahs

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gerard Kerinauia
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Circles connected by lines

Circles connected by lines

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Boomerang

Boomerang

The Australian Scene collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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White tennis dress worn by Evonne Goolagong at Wimbledon in 1971

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Evonne Goolagong Cawley collection no. 1
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Tennis dresses
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London, England
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Teddy Tinling
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1970
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