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Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

Wooden paddle - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Paddles
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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1918
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Railway Station 7/16

Railway Station 7/16

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1909
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Glass plate negative - A widow, Yandruwandha people, Innamincka station, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1919
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Handwritten recipes

Handwritten recipes

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Three nurses and a child, in front of a Christmas tree in a hospital ward

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Glen Lewis, Lambton

Glen Lewis, Lambton

Gaston Renard collection
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Lambton, New South Wales, Australia
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Two Turtles by Billy Yirawala

Two Turtles by Billy Yirawala

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirawala
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Pearl necklace given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Necklaces
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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Counting Out -

Counting Out - "The Sydney Mail" On the Land Series

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Piquancy

Piquancy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Charles D. Gibson
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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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Herbert
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The Man, Mik-mik

The Man, Mik-mik

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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Slide rule

Slide rule

Hallmark Finance Limited collection
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Geelong, Victoria, Australia
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The Valley Mill
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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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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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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Darren Hoare
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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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Alice Springs High School
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View at Collaroy, NSW

View at Collaroy, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Collaroy, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring a coloured sketch of troops in barracks sitting down to

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia Exhibition of Women's Handicrafts First Prize, 1937 awarded to Miss Huppatz

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Nettie McColive collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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1937
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Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Legend of the Cocokotoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marie L. Purutatamerri
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Weapon - Spear

Weapon - Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Cape Stewart, North Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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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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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Harold Nayinggul
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Tape recorder belonging to Stan Davey

Tape recorder belonging to Stan Davey

Stan Davey and Jan Richardson collection
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Audio equipment
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Rod Mill

Rod Mill

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

S.S.Simon and Jude, Church of England, Bowral, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Church of England
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1907
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Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Clare Wilkinson (nee Faithfull) wearing a dark feathered hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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William Street. Bathurst N.S.W, 1904

William Street. Bathurst N.S.W, 1904

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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1904
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Schooling a youngster

Schooling a youngster

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Adelaide Electric Trams, Opened March 9, 1909. First Car Driven by Mrs. Price.

Adelaide Electric Trams, Opened March 9, 1909. First Car Dri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Anne E. Price
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1909
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Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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London, England
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William Bayly
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1776
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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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Gregory Growson
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Klennifer Jacobs
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Gurrnhayu
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Film negative - Travelling in Nullabor station Ford truck, South Australia or Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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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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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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1979
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Painting depicts a woman in silhouette

Painting depicts a woman in silhouette

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Alexander, Castlemaine, Vic

Alexander, Castlemaine, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Castlemaine, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Certificate

Certificate

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Mornington Island State School
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Poster -

Poster - "Solidarity with the Struggle of Women in South Afr...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Canoe paddle

Canoe paddle

Papuan Official collection
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Paddles
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr A P Lyons
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1916
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The Devil's Hand-prints, Shoalhaven, NSW

The Devil's Hand-prints, Shoalhaven, NSW

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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1907
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Manly

Manly

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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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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Photographic postcards
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Rye, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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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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Michael Munkara
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Lidded plastic beaker for collection of urine samples

Lidded plastic beaker for collection of urine samples

Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority collection
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Beakers (laboratory)
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Anchor Plastics
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Boondara, showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales

Boondara, showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bal...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Miriam Iwana Lane, 2015

Pirti (winnowing dish) - made by Miriam Iwana Lane, 2015

Tjanpi 'Flying Seven Sisters' collection
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Kuru Ala, Western Australia, Australia
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Miriam I. Lane
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2015
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Three dogs looking at a cage

Three dogs looking at a cage

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Luna Park, Sydney. N.S.W

Luna Park, Sydney. N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Luna Park, Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Boondara - showing horses pulling wagons loaded with wool bales; dated Aug 1918.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Boondara, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1918
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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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QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar Belt

QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar B...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting representing kulama initiation by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Spear with hafted stone head

Spear with hafted stone head

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

65. Kyloe Boiler G, Nearing Lambie Street, Cooma, 1910

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cooma, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1910
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