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The Close Gate, Salisbury

The Close Gate, Salisbury

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Loch Scaraig Skye

Loch Scaraig Skye

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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So tired

So tired

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cain Sandwich Paste

Cain Sandwich Paste

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Mana the Shark

Mana the Shark

Regina Wagner collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bulambi Djerrkura
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Postcard titled 'We'll keep the Billy boiling, dear, till you come marching home' by May Gibbs

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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'Djalkurrk', bark painting, native plant species

'Djalkurrk', 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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Bush turkey

Bush turkey

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jockey Maurice McCarten in racing silks seated on race horse 'Theo' after his victory in the AJC Derby at Randwick. 29/9/1934

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Maurice McCarten collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Maurice McCarten
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1934
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The Flight of the Morning Star, work on paper, Yirrkala, 1948

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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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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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Station City Underground Railway Sydney

Central Station City Underground Railway Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Kodak Ltd
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The man and the two cockatoo

The man and the two cockatoo

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Katrina Kerinaiua
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S.P Giant 5000 Engine

S.P Giant 5000 Engine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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My Sunday School Book

My Sunday School Book

Reverend John Grosse collection
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Religious books
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Reverend John Grosse
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Fine bone china bowl in a presentation case, especially made by Wedgwood to commemorate the Australian Bicentenary in 1988

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Waterford Wedgwood Australia Limited collection
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Commemorative objects
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Staffordshire, England
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Wedgwood
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1987
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Goanna sculpture

Goanna 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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Nola
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Australia - A Bush Post Office

Australia - A Bush Post Office

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Opening the hearth (Pouring Hot Metal into a Furnace)

Opening the hearth (Pouring Hot Metal into a Furnace)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young Australia

Young Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Shell necklace

Shell necklace

Reverend and Mrs Fenn collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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The Maze, Kuranda Nth QLD No. 81

The Maze, Kuranda Nth QLD No. 81

Joyce Knife collection
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Cigarette cards
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England
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WD & HO Wills
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1925
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Military Hospital and Civic Post-Office - Mena Camp - Cairo

Military Hospital and Civic Post-Office - Mena Camp - Cairo

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cairo, Egypt
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Unidentified. Depicts large rectangle with crosshatched bands forming four panels

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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A colour concept photograph of the installation artwork

A colour concept photograph of the installation artwork "All...

Campfire Group All Stock Must Go collection
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Coffee service produced to commemorate the opening of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1932

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Gwenda Heginbothom collection
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Coffee services
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Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Aus...
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1931
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Certificate

Certificate

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1965
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Receipt for 75 pounds from the British and Colonial Aeroplane Company

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Eric J Treloar collection
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Receipts
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The British and Colonial Aeroplane Company Limited
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1914
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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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Spiritual food

Spiritual food

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Young man on a dark coloured horse.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Beret

Beret

Sir Hubert Opperman collection no. 2
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Berets
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Sir Hubert F. Opperman
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Charles Hart collection
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Handwritten letter of congratulations from Hugh Patton to Edna Thompson on receipt of her British Empire Medal

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Thompson Family collection
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Letters
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Edna M. Thompson
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1977
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Sculpture - snake

Sculpture - snake

Herbert Keys collection
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Wood carvings
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Machattie Park, Bathurst, N.S.W

Machattie Park, Bathurst, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bathurst, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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Wellington NZ, The Harbour

Wellington NZ, The Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Wellington, North Island, New Zealand
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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1907
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A bedroom with patchwork bedspread and curtains

A bedroom with patchwork bedspread and curtains

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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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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Maria J. Orsto
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Convict love token from E.A.

Convict love token from E.A.

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Aboriginal Mia Mias, Murray River, N. Queensland.

Aboriginal Mia Mias, Murray River, N. Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murray River, North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Nardin No 2281

Nardin No 2281

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Chronometers
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White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

White Star Line Royal Mail Steamer Celtic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Robbery Under Arms, No. 2

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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West Australian wattle

West Australian wattle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Postcard of Joe Beckett vs Georges Carpentier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1919
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Child's drawing titled 'Yagan', by Alex Rowan

Child's drawing titled 'Yagan', by Alex Rowan

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nollamara, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Alex Rowan
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Australian Aborigines' Mission. Miss Baker, Secretary. Mission House, La Perouse

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hand written letter from Ch. Campbell dated 14 January 1835

Hand written letter from Ch. Campbell dated 14 January 1835

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Letters
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1835
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Triangular apron made of a length of melaleuca bark folded in half from Melville or Bathurst Island

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Charles Hart collection
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Aprons
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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1928
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Cable for earth inductor

Cable for earth inductor

Bureau of Mineral Resources collection no. 1
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Geophysical survey equipment
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A peaceful scene near the pier, Rye, Vic.

A peaceful scene near the pier, Rye, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Rye, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Approach to the bridge, Nowra, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Nowra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1941
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Plate No. 12  in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Plate No. 12 in Carter's Floral Illustrations

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Lantern slide - Chambers Pillar, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Lantern slides
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Chambers Pillar, Central Desert, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Pencil and watercolour, on paper in Papunya style by unknown Pintupi artist, 1971

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Papunya Art 2008 collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1971
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Sun Woman and Moon Man

Sun Woman and Moon Man

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maree
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